Dominic Cummings told lawmakers that the British government was far to slow to spot the Covid-19 crisis. Photo: House Of Commons via PA Wire/dpa
Dominic Cummings told lawmakers that the British government was far to slow to spot the Covid-19 crisis. Photo: House Of Commons via PA Wire/dpa

Boris Johnson’s ex-aide Dominic Cummings rips Britain’s coronavirus response, says PM ‘wanted to be infected with Covid-19 on live TV’

  • Cummings accused Johnson’s government of failing the public by reacting too slowly to the spread of the coronavirus, leading to unnecessary deaths
  • He said the prime minister regarded the pandemic ‘as just a scare story’ and health minister Hancock should have been fired for lying in meetings

Dominic Cummings told lawmakers that the British government was far to slow to spot the Covid-19 crisis. Photo: House Of Commons via PA Wire/dpa
Dominic Cummings told lawmakers that the British government was far to slow to spot the Covid-19 crisis. Photo: House Of Commons via PA Wire/dpa
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