'In the name of God, go': UK's Johnson faces demands to resign

Posted on AllSides January 19th, 2022
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REUTERS/John Sibley

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday rebuffed calls to resign from opponents and some of his own lawmakers, fighting to save his premiership amid a deepening revolt inside his party over a series of lockdown parties in Downing Street.

Propelled into the top job to "get Brexit done", Johnson in 2019 won his party's biggest majority in more than 30 years. But he now faces calls for his resignation after a series of revelations about parties in Downing Street - the prime minister's home and office - during COVID...

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