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'What planet are they on?' No respite for Johnson and Cummings

Reuters Monday, 25 May 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced mutiny in his party and fury across Britain on Monday for refusing to sack his closest aide Dominic Cummings who is accused of flouting the coronavirus lockdown by driving 250 miles from London.
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