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UK's Labour Party calls for inquiry into PM adviser's lockdown trip

Reuters Saturday, 23 May 2020
Britain's opposition Labour Party on Saturday called for an urgent inquiry into claims that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser broke lockdown rules with a 400 km journey to ensure childcare for his 4-year-old son.
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