Queen Elizabeth II tests positive for COVID-19

Queen Elizabeth II has tested positive for COVID-19, Buckingham Palace announced Sunday

the palace said the 95-year-old British monarch is experiencing “mild cold-like symptoms"

The queen was inoculated against the virus in early 2021, and has since received a booster dose.

Her eldest son Prince Charles earlier this month tested positive for the coronavirus

Her daughter-in-law Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall contracted COVID-19 four days later.

The sovereign was then closely “monitored” after she came in contact with her son days before his COVID-19 diagnosis

 Queen Elizabeth is the world’s oldest and longest-reigning monarch.