Boris Johnson urged to resign after admitting he attended Downing Street lockdown party | ITV News

by 24britishtvJan. 13, 2022, midnight 16
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been urged to resign by senior Conservatives after he admitted to attending a lockdown-breaking party in May 2020. The prime minister apologised for attending the event and said he regretted it "very much", but defended himself by claiming to think he was at a work event. "I believed implicitly that this was a work event. With hindsight I should have sent everyone back inside. I should have found some other way to thank them," he said. • Subscribe to ITV News on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2lOHmNj • Get breaking news and more stories at http://www.itv.com/news Follow ITV News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/itvnews/ Follow ITV News on Twitter: https://twitter.com/itvnews Follow ITV News on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/itvnews/

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