Luxembourg PM leaves hospital after treatment for COVID

EU leaders summit in Brussels

PARIS (Reuters) - Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel has left hospital after receiving treatment for COVID-19, the Luxembourg government said on Thursday.

The government added Bettel would resume official duties from July 9.

Bettel, 48, tested positive for COVID-19 shortly after a two-day European Union summit in Brussels at the end of June, where participants included French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi and other European leaders.

(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by Mark Potter)

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