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


FILE PHOTO: Dominic Cummings, special advisor for Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson arrives in Downing Street, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), London, Britain, May 2, 2020. REUTERS//File Photo

LONDON (Reuters) - 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.

Labour wrote to the country’s most senior civil servant, Mark Sedwill, asking for an urgent investigation.

“The British people have made important and painful sacrifices to support ...


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