Ex-UK PM Johnson denies he wanted to let COVID-19 'rip'

Updated December 8 2023 - 1:05am, first published 1:03am
Boris Johnson has appeared for a second day of questioning at a COVID-19 inquiry. (AP PHOTO)
Boris Johnson has appeared for a second day of questioning at a COVID-19 inquiry. (AP PHOTO)

Former prime minister Boris Johnson has told the United Kingdom's COVID-19 inquiry that any suggestion he wanted to allow the virus to "let rip" was "rubbish" and "completely wrong".

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