UK PM Johnson has tested negative for COVID-19, has no symptoms

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds a news conference in London

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested negative for COVID-19 and is not displaying any symptoms of the virus, his spokesman said on Monday.

Johnson, who has received both doses of a vaccine, is isolating at his country residence until July 26 after he was identified as a close contact of health minister Sajid Javid. Javid announced on Saturday that he had tested positive for the virus.

(Reporting by William James; editing by Michael Holden)

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