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GB-Politics: Great Britain: Johnson apologizes after a controversial Christmas party
London (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson presented his excuses on Wednesday after the broadcast of a video showing his laughing and joking collaborators about a Christmas party in Downing Street in December 2020 , while such gatherings were prohibited due to containment.
In front of Parliament, Boris Johnson was furious enough for seeing these images. He added that since the emergence of this controversy in the media a week ago, he had been assured several times that no party had taken place.
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"I apologize without reserve for the indignation that this has caused throughout the country and I apologize for the impression that it gives," he told members, promising sanctions in case of violation Proven from anti-Covid rules.
Boris Johnson and his ministers denied several times having broken the rules on gatherings at the end 2020.
according to the Daily Mirror, a party brought together at the time between 40 and 50 people in Downing Street.
In a video broadcast by ITV, we see Allegra Stratton, Boris Johnson spokesperson, training for a jokingly press of this festival.
"I just saw messages on Twitter saying that there had been a Christmas party on Friday night at Downing Street - do you recognize these facts?", Asks him for a Councilor of Boris Johnson.
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The spokesman laughs, "replied," I went home, "and laughs again.
"A bad joke", reacted Wednesday into a Daily Mail, while Metro brockered the "clown n ° 10" (downing street).
The leader of the Labor Party, Keir Starmer, felt that this video, which triggered a tolerated on the Internet, was an insult to the British who scrupulously respected the anti-Covid rules at the end of 2020, which meant then separated from His family for Christmas.
Near 146,000 people died of COVID-19 in the United Kingdom and this controversy then occurs that Boris Johnson reflects on new braking measurements of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus.
(written by Guy Faulconbridge, James Davey, Kylie McLellan, French version Jean-Stéphane Brush, edited by Blandine Hénault)
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