Watch Boris Johnson tackle a 10-year-old to the ground

2015-10-15 13:17
(Justin Tallis, AFP)

(Justin Tallis, AFP)

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Cape Town – London Mayor Boris Johnson is in hot water after images and video were released on Thursday showing him tackling a 10-year-old boy to the ground.

According to the BBC, the mayor is currently in Tokyo on a trade visit.

He was invited to participate in a touch rugby game with a group of kids. But it seems the mayor could not contain himself.

The boy was knocked to the ground and was in pain afterwards.

According to the Independent, Toki Sekiguchi soldiered on after the knock, telling reporters 'its ok'.

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