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UK PM Johnson stands by senior adviser Cummings over lockdown drive

Reuters Sunday, 24 May 2020
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday he was standing by senior adviser Dominic Cummings, who is under pressure to resign over a journey he made during the coronavirus lockdown.
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