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Boris Johnson thanks Vladimir Putin for 'inspirational leadership' instead of Zelenskyy

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Boris Johnson mistakenly thanks Russia's Vladimir Putin for his "inspirational leadership" instead of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The slip-up came during his first major contribution as a backbench MP since being ousted as prime minister. He said it is important to "double down in our defence of the Ukrainians" if Putin doubles down on his "aggression"
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10 days ago·London, United Kingdom

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