Partygate row reignites after fresh photos of UK PM Johnson drinking

Fresh photographs of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson drinking at a leaving party at his Downing Street residence have been published, reigniting opposition accusations that he breached his own COVID-19 lockdown rules. The photographs, obtained by ITV News, were taken at a gathering in honor of Downing Street’s outgoing director of communications Lee Cain in … Read more

UK ‘partygate’ report blames PM Johnson’s office for COVID-19 parties

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and other senior officials “must bear responsibility” for the culture that led to numerous lockdown-breaching parties in Downing Street, said a long-awaited report by a senior civil servant published on Wednesday. Revelations that Johnson and his staff repeatedly flooded the rules they imposed on others have elicited outrage in Britain … Read more