Not now, aliens! The US government has released three declassified UFOs videos – including one showing “unexplained aerial phenomena” hovering over the Pacific Ocean. Boris Johnson and his ministers have too much unresolved virus-related phenomena on their plate to worry about celestial shenanigans. The government hopes a massive expansion in testing can fend off criticism not enough is being done to tackle the epidemic in care homes. I’m Adam Forrest, and welcome to The Independent’s daily Inside Politics briefing during the coronavirus crisis.

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