Boris Johnson puts brakes on easing UK lockdownChristian Fernsby ▼ | July 31, 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson put the brakes on easing UK lockdown measures, citing a resurgence of the virus across the country that needs to be stamped out.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson
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He also extended rules making face coverings compulsory in more indoor settings.
“Our assessment is that we should now squeeze that brake pedal in order to keep the virus under control,” Johnson said in a televised press conference.
“We cannot be complacent.” ■