UK: Boris Johnson held lockdown birthday party — report
28 January 2022 | 7:47 pm
The British prime minister is facing fresh accusations of hosting parties during lockdown in June 2020. About 30 people are said to have attended a birthday celebration, when gatherings were not allowed.
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