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Date TimeAugust 28, 2019
VoiceFront pages in the UK and beyond are full of Brexit drama as invective flies over Boris Johnson’s ‘constitutional outrage’
Day democracy died: what the papers say about proroguing parliament
There is plenty of constitutional outcry on the front pages of the British papers today, which all lead with Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend parliament ahead of the looming Brexit deadline. Front pages from abroad show the international press is transfixed too.
The Guardian says there is “Outrage as Johnson suspends parliament”. The paper leads with John Bercow’s comments that the decision was a “constitutional outrage” and the paper’s leader says: “Johnson’s move represents a grotesque abuse of the country’s highest office”.

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