President Aleksandr Lukashenko of Belarus has had the coronavirus. He announced that on Tuesday.
The Belarusian president said he was infected without symptoms and has already recovered, BELTA news agency quoted him.
Lukashenko has repeatedly downplayed the pandemic as a “psychosis”, although infections are also increasing in the Eastern European country.
According to Lukashenko, the virus can be controlled by drinking vodka, going to the sauna or driving around on tractors.