President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson has been re-elected to serve his second term, defeating challenger Guðmundur Franklín Jónsson with over 90% of the votes.
Iceland has earned praise and headlines for its reaction to the new coronavirus. Its strategy of large-scale testing, tracing and isolating has proven effective so far. The country is now building on that experience to create a safe place for all who wish to visit by offering COVID-19 tests upon arrival.