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UK PM Johnson resists calls to sack Cummings over 400 km lockdown drive

1 month ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resisted calls on Saturday from opposition parties to sack adviser Dominic Cummings after he traveled 400 km while his wife showed COVID-19 symptoms so that their son could be looked after by his family.
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UK says PM's adviser did not break lockdown rules with 400 km drive

1 month ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resisted calls on Saturday from opposition parties to sack adviser Dominic Cummings after he traveled 400 km while his wife showed COVID-19 symptoms to ensure their son could be looked after by his parents.
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BBC blasted after political editor jumps to defend PM adviser Cummings following cross-country lockdown breach

BBC blasted after political editor jumps to defend PM adviser Cummings following cross-country lockdown breach

1 month ago   |   By RT

The revelation that Boris Johnson's top adviser traveled over 250 miles to his parents as he recovered from Covid-19 has unleashed outrage in the UK. The BBC is also under fire after its political editor jumped to defend the move.
News of Dominic Cummings' egregious lockdown breach emerged on Friday night in reports by the Mirror and Guardian news outlets. In March, the prime minister's closest adviser allegedly traveled from his London home to his parents' farm in Durham, in northern England, when a strict lockdown was already in place and after he displayed symptoms of coronavirus.
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UK opposition calls on PM to sack top adviser over 400 km lockdown drive

1 month ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced calls on Saturday from opposition parties to sack adviser Dominic Cummings after reports that he broke lockdown rules by traveling 400 km while ill with COVID-19 symptoms.
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Boris Johnson's top adviser reportedly broke coronavirus lockdown by driving 260 miles to visit his parents, and now faces growing calls to resign

Boris Johnson's top adviser reportedly broke coronavirus lockdown by driving 260 miles to visit his parents, and now faces growing calls to resign

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's most senior adviser is under pressure to resign after reports that he broke coronavirus lockdown to visit his parents.
The adviser, Dominic Cummings, reportedly drove himself and his family 260 miles from London to his hometown, Durham. At the time, he and his wife were displaying symptoms of the virus.
When Cummings made the journey, official government advice was that no one should make any non-essential journeys.
The BBC reports that Cummings has denied breaking lockdown, and made the journey so his parents could help look after his son while he...
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