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UK gov't slammed for alleged lockdown-breaching Christmas party

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Video leaked to British media appears to show prime minister's team joking about holding celebrations last year.
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Video piles pressure on UK's Johnson in lockdown-party saga

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

LONDON - A leaked video that shows staff members in British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office joking about holding a lockdown-breaching Christmas party is adding fuel to allegations that government officials flouted coronavirus rules they imposed on everyone else.
For days, the prime minister's office has been trying to rebut reports that Johnson's staff held a December 2020 office party - complete with wine, food, games and a festive gift exchange - when pandemic regulations banned most social gatherings.
According to multiple British media outlets, the party took place on Dec. 18...
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