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UK PM Johnson says lawmakers will get a say on any further COVID curbs

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UK PM Johnson says lawmakers will get a say on any further COVID curbs
UK PM Johnson says lawmakers will get a say on any further COVID curbs   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021   -  

<div> <p><span class="caps">LONDON</span> – Britain’s parliament will be given a say over any further restrictions needed to tackle the spread of <span class="caps">COVID</span>-19, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday.</p> <p>New <span class="caps">COVID</span>-19 measures were approved by parliament on Tuesday, despite more than 100 of Johnson’s Conservative opposing them. The House of Commons is due to break for Christmas on Thursday. </p> <p>“If further regulation is needed of course this House will have a further say,” Johnson said when asked by opposition Labour leader Keir Starmer if parliament would get to approve further measures.</p> <p/> </div>