British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is “responding to treatment” for the coronavirus as he remains in the intensive care unit of a London hospital, his spokesman told reporters Wednesday.
Johnson will stay in St. Thomas’ Hospital “for close monitoring,” the spokesman said, according to the BBC and CNBC.
“The prime minister remains clinically stable and is responding to treatment. He continues to be cared for in the intensive care unit at St Thomas’ hospital,” the spokesman told reporters.
The spokesman said Johnson is “not working” while in the hospital but is in close contact with the necessary people. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has stepped in to perform the duties of prime minister.
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