Coronavirus: Dominic Raab and cabinet able to take military action in Boris Johnson's absence Questions are asked about how the government functions - including if there's a military threat - while the PM is in hospital.

Questions are asked about how the government functions - including if there's a military threat - while the PM is in hospital.

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab and fellow cabinet ministers would be able to take military action without the consent of the prime minister in Boris Johnson's absence, Downing Street has said.

Mr Johnson is currently in intensive care at St Thomas' Hospital in London after his condition worsened on Monday afternoon - more than a week after he tested positive for coronavirus.

The prime minister's spokesman said Mr Johnson was "stable" overnight and remains in "good...
source: The Sky News

2020-04-07 18:08
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