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Mexico's energy minister says she is in isolation with COVID-19

FILE PHOTO: Mexico's Energy Minister Rocio Nahle attends a news conference at the National Palace in Mexico City, Mexico, December 9, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s Energy Minister Rocio Nahle said on Thursday that she placed herself in isolation due to a COVID-19 infection, although she was not suffering symptoms of the virus.

“As soon as the viral load goes away, I will return to my normal activities,” she wrote on her Twitter account.

Reporting by Daina Beth Solomon and Raul Cortes, Editing by Stefanie Eschenbacher

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