In a brief statement, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson thanked National Health Service staff at St Thomas’ Hospital following his treatment in the hospital’s intensive care unit, according to the UK Press Association.
“I can’t thank them enough. I owe them my life,” Johnson said, according to the press association.
This is the first known statement from Johnson since he entered hospital last Sunday night.
He initially tested positive March 27, 2020 and was released from the ICU Thursday, April 9, 2020.