Mr Johnson admitted to the public that as the COVID-19 outbreak continues, families will “lose loved ones before their time”.
With such a harrowing prediction, critics are asking why the UK’s response to the virus isn’t more robust.
Italy has closed shops and churches, America has shut down Disneyland, and the UK is repeating: “Wash your hands with soap and water.”
Self isolation is becoming more prevalent, though, and people are seemingly panic buying, with empty shelves now appearing in supermarkets.
Published at Fri, 13 Mar 2020 07:55:00 +0000