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Boris: 'Wrong to abuse police'

The London Mayor Boris Johnson has said Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell's apology "underscores how wrong it is to abuse police officers."

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  1. Simon Harris, Political Correspondent

Boris: 'Crucial thing is Mitchell has now apologised'

London Mayor Boris Johnson on the Andrew Mitchell row:

"In my book you shouldn't abuse police officers and I made that clear loads of times. The crucial thing for me is that Andrew Mitchell has now apologised not just once but twice publically. I believe he's also apologised to the officer concerned."

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