Corona alarm from the former Chancellor. Gerhard Schröder and his wife have tested positive for Covid-19. The symptoms were mild, both were boosted.
Hanover – former chancellor Gerhard Schröder has been infected with the corona virus*. A PCR test on Monday was positive, as Schröder’s wife So-yeon Schröder-Kim said Spiegel confirmed.
Corona: Gerhard Schröder and his wife So-yeon tested positive
The former SPD* chancellor complained of a slight cough, said Schröder-Kim. That’s why she also did a test, but a first quick test didn’t work at first. “Nevertheless, to be on the safe side, I did the PCR test,” she told the news magazine. This was then positive.
All in all, the two should be doing “well according to the circumstances”, he writes Spiegel. Schröder-Kim is even completely symptom-free. Both were boosted, so they received the third vaccination.
Gerhard Schröder has Corona – the former chancellor was recently in focus again when it came to Russia
Gerhard Schröder* and So-yeon Schröder-Kim have been married since 2018. The South Korean is the fifth wife of the former Chancellor (1998-2005).
Most recently, the former chancellor had again become the focus of political attention – due to his role in the SPD*’s Russia policy, but also with specific statements on the smoldering Ukraine crisis. Schröder is the head of the supervisory board for the Russian (state) corporations Nord Stream AG and Rosneft. (as) *Merkur.de is an offer from IPPEN.MEDIA