British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, still battling coronavirus, moved out of the ICU
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during his ruling Conservative Party’s final election campaign rally at the Copper Box Arena in London, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. Britain goes to the polls on Dec. 12. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Posted at 2:50 PM, Apr 09, 2020
and last updated2020-04-09 14:52:53-04
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been transferred out of the ICU at a London hospital where he is battling a COVID-19 infection, according to the NBC News
and the BBC
Johnson has been hospitalized since Sunday. He was moved to the ICU earlier this week in the event he needed to be put on a ventilator. While he did receive oxygen treatments in the ICU, his spokesperson said Wednesday that he was not put on a ventilator.
Johnson was first diagnosed with the coronavirus in late March.
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