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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy. Image Credit: AP

Kyiv: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has tested positive for coronavirus, the presidential office said on Monday.

“The head of state is feeling well and will continue to perform his duties remotely in self-isolation,” the office said in a statement.

Shortly afterwards it was announced the head of the Ukrainian presidential office, Andriy Yermak, had also tested positive.

“I have a positive test for coronavirus, but I feel fine,” Yermak said.