British PM Denies Lying To Parl About Lockdown Party London
The Morning Standard|January 19, 2022
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday “categorically” rejected claims by his former chief aide that he lied to parliament last week about a Downing Street party held during a strict lockdown.

But appearing in public for the first time after days of Covid self-isolation, Johnson also ducked questions about whether he would resign if it is established by an internal inquiry that he did lie.

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