Minister says emails wrong about UK PM authorising animals' Kabul evacuations

Minister says emails wrong about UK PM authorising animals' Kabul evacuations

26/1/2022 10:41:00 PM

Minister says emails wrong about UK PM authorising animals' Kabul evacuations

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson played no part in authorising the evacuation of animals from Kabul during the Western withdrawal from Afghanistan last year, and emails suggesting he did are wrong, a minister said on Wednesday (Jan 26). Johnson, whose premiership is under immense pressure over

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson played no part in authorising the evacuation of animals from Kabul during the Western withdrawal from Afghanistan last year, and emails suggesting he did are wrong, a minister said on Wednesday (Jan 26).Johnson, whose premiership is under immense pressure over allegations of parties at his Downing Street office during COVID-19 lockdowns, has dismissed as nonsense accusations that he intervened to ensure the safety of the Nowzad rescue charity's animals run by ex-British soldier Paul"Pen" Farthing.

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