British PM Johnson meets Queen Elizabeth, formally marking start of election campaign

Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street on his way to meet the Queen. (AP)

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson had an audience with Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday, marking the formal start of the December 12 election campaign.

Johnson arrived at Buckingham Palace to formally ask the monarch’s permission to dissolve parliament.

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