UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday revealed he had tested positive for the coronavirus, making him the first world leader known to have contracted the infection.
“Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus,” Johnson, 55, said in a video posted on Twitter.
"I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government's response via video-conference as we fight this virus,” he added.
"Together we will beat this. #StayHomeSaveLives."