Boris Johnson's comments and behavior during the Covid pandemic have been revealed in the ongoing Covid Inquiry.
Why it matters
The revelations from the Covid Inquiry shed light on the Prime Minister's attitude and decision-making during a critical time, raising concerns about his leadership and the treatment of vulnerable populations.
What the papers say
The Guardian highlights the overcrowded and dire conditions in UN-run shelters in Gaza due to ongoing conflict. The Times questions the objectivity of the Covid Inquiry and the treatment of witnesses. The Independent reveals text messages between Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings, exposing the former Prime Minister's criticism of his wife and his frustration with media stories.
How we got here
The Covid Inquiry is investigating the UK government's response to the pandemic, including decision-making, communication, and handling of the crisis.
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Dominic Mckenzie Cummings is a British political strategist who has served as chief adviser to UK prime minister Boris Johnson since July 2019.
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson Hon FRIBA is a British politician, writer, and former journalist serving as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019.