FAST FIVE: Merkel's Last G-7 Summit Marred By COVID Outbreak At Hotel Housing German Delegation

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The Chancellor is still expected to attend the G-7 Summit in Cornwall, though Bloomberg's sources wouldn't say where she's expected to stay, or how her delegation responded to the outbreak.

Given a recent spike in British COVID-19 cases, some Germans questioned whether it would be wise for Merkel to attend in person.

PM Johnson is now reportedly mulling delaying the final stage of the pandemic lockdowns.

Any other travelers to the UK must quarantine for two weeks after returning to Germany.

The Delta variant has been found to be circulating in the UK, where public health officials are closely monitoring the situation.

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