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ND Leader Cancels Visit to Mt. Athos after Contracting Coronavirus

ATHENS – New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis told social media on Friday he had contracted coronavirus and had to cancel a visit to the monastic community of Mt. Athos.

Mitsotakis made a video announcement on Instagram and Tik Tok, and was planning to visit Mt. Athos on Monday of the Holy Spirit (Orthodox Whit Monday).

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