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Former aide: Britain’s plans for lockdown delayed by bombs and dog

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Plans for a nationwide lockdown were “derailed” by former US president Donald Trump wanting to bomb the Middle East and a story about British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s dog, a former aide to Johnson has claimed. Dominic Cummings told lawmakers that he had urged Johnson to announce last March that people should stay home if they felt ill with a cold or the flu, but this was delayed. “We got completely derailed because the national security people came in and said ‘Trump wants us to join the bombing campaign in the Middle East tonight and we need to start having meetings about that’ … so e…

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