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'Criminal': Boris Johnson hecked by MPs in Commons

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Boris Johnson was heckled with shouts of "criminal" after he apologised in the House of Commons for breaking Covid rules.

"It did not occur to me...that a gathering in the Cabinet Room just before a vital meeting on Covid strategy could amount to a breach of the rules," Johnson said.

Commons speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle has confirmed that a debate will take place on Thursday (21 April) as to whether the prime minister knowingly misled parliament regarding breaches of Covid rules during lockdown.

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