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Boris Johnson: Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician, author, and former journalist who has served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019. He was Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018 and Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016. Johnson was Member of Parliament (MP) for Henley from 2001 to 2008 and has been MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015. Ideologically, he identifies as a one-nation conservative.

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London mayor: Government messaging on face coverings 'shambolic' [Video]

London mayor: Government messaging on face coverings 'shambolic'

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan heavily criticises Boris Johnson's Government for its apparent mixed public messaging on face coverings, calling it 'a shambles'.He also adds that he hasn't met or spoken to..

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UK to purge Huawei from 5G by 2027 [Video]

UK to purge Huawei from 5G by 2027

Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered Huawei equipment to be purged completely from Britain's 5G network by 2027, risking the ire of China by signaling that the world's biggest telecoms equipment maker..

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UK's long relationship with Huawei may soon be over [Video]

UK's long relationship with Huawei may soon be over

Boris Johnson set to curb Chinese tech giant's 5G plan.

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Face coverings should be worn in shops: UK PM [Video]

Face coverings should be worn in shops: UK PM

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that people should wear masks in confined spaces such as shops and that the government would say more in the next few days about what "tools of enforcement"..

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New Government advice on mandatory face coverings expected soon [Video]

New Government advice on mandatory face coverings expected soon

The Prime Minister has said he plans to change advice on wearing face coverings in public places soon. Boris Johnson made the comments on a visit to meet staff of the London Ambulance Service, wearing..

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Britain set to ban Huawei from 5G [Video]

Britain set to ban Huawei from 5G

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to ban Huawei from Britain's 5G network in a landmark decision that will anger Beijing but win plaudits from President Donald Trump as the United States grapples..

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PM: People should return to workplace if safe to do so [Video]

PM: People should return to workplace if safe to do so

Boris Johnson says that people who have been working from home should talk to their employers. The prime minister said businesses have gone to "huge lengths" to be Covid-secure, and that people should..

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Boris Johnson discusses face coverings and urges Britons back to work [Video]

Boris Johnson discusses face coverings and urges Britons back to work

The Prime Minister has urged people to wear face coverings in confined places when meeting others they do not normally come into contact with. He added that people should start returning to work when..

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Boris Johnson thanks school leavers for their hard work during the pandemic [Video]

Boris Johnson thanks school leavers for their hard work during the pandemic

Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a message of thanks to 2020 school leavers, who had their time in education curtailed by the coronavirus crisis.

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Starmer urges Johnson to apologise for comments on care homes [Video]

Starmer urges Johnson to apologise for comments on care homes

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer called on Boris Johnson to apologise for his comments on care homes.Sir Keir said: “On Monday, when asked why care home deaths had been so high the Prime Minister said,..

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Boris Johnson evades questions on hospital parking fees [Video]

Boris Johnson evades questions on hospital parking fees

Prime Minister Boris Johnson evaded questions from Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer over reports that free parking for hospital staff will soon end. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at..

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Boris: ‘I take full responsibility’ for care home failures [Video]

Boris: ‘I take full responsibility’ for care home failures

Boris Johnson has said he takes full responsibility for care home failures throughout the coronavirus outbreak. The Prime Minister’s comments come after opposition leader Sir Keir Starmer urged him..

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Boris Johnson departs Downing Street [Video]

Boris Johnson departs Downing Street

Boris Johnson has departed from Downing Street ahead of this week’s Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons and this afternoon’s economic statement by the chancellor. Report by..

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Hancock avoids apologising over PM remarks on care homes [Video]

Hancock avoids apologising over PM remarks on care homes

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has praised the 'amazing work' of care homes during the coronavirus pandemic following Boris Johnson's recent remarks on correct procedures not being followed. Report by..

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PM's comments that 'too many' care homes didn't follow coronavirus procedures 'neither accurate nor welcome' [Video]

PM's comments that 'too many' care homes didn't follow coronavirus procedures 'neither accurate nor welcome'

Care providers have rejected comments from the Prime Minister that "too many" care homes did not properly follow procedures during the coronavirus pandemic, calling them "neither accurate nor..

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Boris on Huawei: "The UK should not be vulnerable" [Video]

Boris on Huawei: "The UK should not be vulnerable"

When asked about the risks of having Huawei as part of the 5G network, Prime Minister Boris Johnson says that "the UK should not be vulnerable to a high risk state vendor" but, at the same time, he..

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PM: Timetable for theatre reopening due next week [Video]

PM: Timetable for theatre reopening due next week

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says that next week he will set out a precise timetable for when the theatres and other sectors can start to think about getting back to normal. Report by Bassaneseg. Like..

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PM: "This factory will be building the trains of the future" [Video]

PM: "This factory will be building the trains of the future"

Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits a train manufacturing site in East Yorkshire, after he announced government plans to invest in infrastructure projects. He says that this new factory will be the..

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Johnson urges people not 'to stuff this up' as lockdown eases [Video]

Johnson urges people not 'to stuff this up' as lockdown eases

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has urged people not to “stuff this up” after lockdown restrictions were eased in England, whilst on a visit to the site of the future Siemens Rail Factory, in Goole,..

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Nationwide applause marks 72nd anniversary of NHS [Video]

Nationwide applause marks 72nd anniversary of NHS

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has led a nationwide clap for key workers on the NHS’s 72nd anniversary, along with the woman who started the weekly Thursday night applause during the first 10 weeks of..

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Boris Johnson marks 72nd anniversary of the NHS [Video]

Boris Johnson marks 72nd anniversary of the NHS

Boris Johnson applauded the NHS to celebrate its 72nd anniversary. The Prime Minister took to the steps of 10 Downing Street as part of the nationwide clap. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at..

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Boris Johnson pays tribute to the NHS [Video]

Boris Johnson pays tribute to the NHS

The Prime Minister pays tribute to the NHS on its 72nd anniversary.He says this year "we've seen not only the greatest challenge the NHS has faced, but also an unprecedented outpouring of affection."

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