Boris Johnson wants a plane as PM's is rarely available – and too grey

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Boris Johnson Foreign secretary says department needs an aircraft to boost UK’s trade prospects Boris Johnson: ‘What I will say about the Voyager, I think it’s great, but it seems to be very difficult to get hold of.’ Photograph: Marcos Brindicci/Reuters Boris Johnson has Läs mer…

Hard Brexit Tories pressure May over customs union

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Johnson, Gove and Rees-Mogg deride PM’s plan and demand minimal transition period Theresa May is facing growing pressure from leading Brexiters to press ahead with fully leaving the customs union or else put future trade deals in jeopardy and risk losing the trust of Läs mer…

Boris Johnson joins US in criticising Russia to Germany gas pipeline

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Foreign secretary says Nord Stream 2 could leave Europe reliant on ‘malign’ Russia The UK foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, has joined the US in condemning “divisive” German plans to press ahead with the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Läs mer…

Boris Johnson hints at tougher action against Russian oligarchs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Foreign secretary says he has noted that harder US sanctions have had marked effect Boris Johnson has hinted that the UK could seek to take tougher action against Russian oligarchs in the wake of the poisoning of the former spy Sergei Skripal, saying he Läs mer…

Boris Johnson: Labour refusing to face reality over Venezuela regime

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Foreign secretary says party’s refusal to condemn President Maduro is ‘beyond satire’ Boris Johnson, the UK foreign secretary, has sought to turn the crisis in Venezuela to the Conservatives’ political advantage, accusing the Labour leadership of a “refusal to face reality” over the nature Läs mer…

May: customs backstop to only apply in 'very limited' circumstances

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Remarks follow Boris Johnson saying Brexiters expect PM to avoid triggering mechanism Theresa May speaking in Macclesfield on Monday. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters Theresa May has said that her backstop plan to keep Britain aligned to the customs union beyond 2020 would only apply Läs mer…

Boris Johnson: we want a deal with the EU, not a customs backstop

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit The backstop option would keep Britain aligned to the customs union beyond 2020 Boris Johnson on board a helicopter during a visit to the Amazon rainforest in Peru during his Latin America tour. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Boris Johnson has delivered a thinly-veiled warning Läs mer…

Boris Johnson lays wreath in Argentina for Falklands soldiers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Boris Johnson UK foreign secretary also plans to hold talks with president Mauricio Macri Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson lays a wreath in honour of those who died on both sides of the 1982 Falkland Islands conflict in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA The Läs mer…

The gap remains wide on the impact of immigration | Letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Immigration and asylum The gap remains wide on the impact of immigration Readers differ on the effects of immigration and policy reactions to it A display incorporating the Empire Windrush ship in preparation for the RHS Chelsea flower show. Has the revulsion at the Läs mer…

Boris Johnson escapes Brexit troubles to feed manatees in Peru

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Boris Johnson Foreign secretary kicks off Latin American tour which he hopes will highlight trade opportunities Boris Johnson meets manatees at an animal rescue centre near Iquitos. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Boris Johnson put the customs union row 6,000 miles behind him as he kicked Läs mer…