The government’s chief scientific adviser has suggested there could already be 55,000 coronavirus cases in the UK.
Mr Johnson's allies have described it as a "cabinet for modern Britain".
The Foreign Secretary and candidate to be next prime minister had spoken out on the recent anti-Beijing protests in the former British colony.
Tory leadership candidate Jeremy Hunt repeatedly ducked the question during an appearance on Good Morning Britain.
Abdullah Patel asked the contenders about Islamophobia, but has been criticised for past anti-Israel tweets.
Health secretary said Johnson was best candidate to unite the Conservatives so we can deliver Brexit and unite the country
A poll conducted by ComRes for the Daily Telegraph showed a party led by the former foreign secretary would be on 37%, with Labour on 22%, the LibDems on 20% and the Brexit party on 14%
Foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt says he has discussed the power of social media with the US president on several occasions.
Victoria Derbyshire got Jeremy Hunt's name wrong like several other broadcasters before her.
The US president launched a stunning Twitter attack on the mayor of London as he touched down for a UK state visit.