UK PM Johnson's health worsens, taken to intensive care

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Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 07:48 GMT

Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gives a speech at the British Embassy during his European tour on Brexit, in Paris - REUTERS/Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt/Pool

Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gives a speech at the British Embassy during his European tour on Brexit, in Paris - REUTERS/Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt/Pool

LONDON - 6 APRIL 2020: Prime Minister Boris Johnson's condition has worsened since being hospitalized with persistent COVID-19 symptoms and he has been moved into intensive care, his Downing Street office said in a statement on Monday.

"Over the course of this afternoon, the condition of the Prime Minister has worsened and, on the advice of his medical team, he has been moved to the Intensive Care Unit at the hospital.

"The PM has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, who is the First Secretary of State, to deputise for him where necessary."

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