Kim Hjelmgaard, USA TODAY Published 3:42 p.m. ET April 6, 2020 | Updated 6:59 p.m. ET April 6, 2020CLOSE United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care at St. Thomas’ Hospital in London, England due to COVID-19. USA TODAYLONDON – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit at a London hospital Monday night after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, his office said in a statement. Johnson, 55, asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab “to deputize for him where necessary,” according to a Downing Street statement.”Since Sunday evening, the prime minister has been under the care of doctors at St. Thomas’ Hospital, in London, after being admitted with persistent symptoms of coronavirus,” the statement said. Johnson tested positive for the respiratory illness March 27, the first major world leader to publicly acknowledge having COVID-19. His symptoms include a high temperature and a cough. He is conscious and has not been put on a ventilator. President Donald Trump said Monday he asked four drug companies to contact  Johnson’s doctors to offer treatment to the prime minister, whom he called a “very good friend of mine and a friend to our nation.””We’ll see if we can be of help. We’ve contacted all of Boris’ doctors

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