Following negative COVID test results, EP President advised to rest 

Statement on behalf of the European Parliament President

“The President of the European Parliament David Sassoli underwent antigen and PCR tests today, after developing a fever overnight. Both tests came back negative. The President’s doctor has advised him to rest for a few days. Consequently, all items on the President’s agenda have been canceled until Monday 20 September.” Statement by the President’s spokesperson, Roberto Cuillo.