CORONAVIRUS

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Mar 27, 2020, 5:37 AM | Updated: 5:38 am
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, the leader said on Twitter. (W...
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, the leader said on Twitter. (WIktor Szymanowicz/NurPhoto/Getty Images)
(WIktor Szymanowicz/NurPhoto/Getty Images)

(CNN) — UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, the leader said on Friday.

On his Twitter account, Johnson said he had developed mild symptoms and was self-isolating.

“Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we fight this virus. Together we will beat this,” Johnson wrote.

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Tests Positive For Coronavirus