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Boris Johnson denies lying to the Queen over Parliament suspension

By DW
13 September 2019   |   1:43 pm
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied that he lied to the Queen over his reasons for proroguing Parliament. The five-week suspension was ruled unlawful by a Scottish court.

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