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Prince Charles Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Prince Charles Has Tested Positive For Coronavirus, Clarence House Has Confirmed

HONIARA, GUADALCANAL ISLAND, SOLOMON ISLANDS - NOVEMBER 24: Prince Charles, The Prince of Wales undertakes investitures at Government House on the second day of the royal visit, 24th November 24, 2019 in Honiara, Solomon Islands. (Photo by Victoria Jones - Pool/Getty Images)

The Duke of Wales, Prince Charles has tested positive for the coronavirus. Clarence House released a statement on Wednesday morning, confirming the news that the 71-year-old royal has contracted the virus.

"He has been displaying mild symptoms but otherwise remains in good health and has been working from home throughout the last few days as usual," the statement says. "The Duchess of Cornwall has also been tested but does not have the virus. In accordance with government and medical advice, the Prince and the Duchess are now self-isolating at home in Scotland. The tests were carried out by the NHS in Aberdeenshire where they met the criteria required for testing."

It is not clear how or when the duke caught COVID-19.

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