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British Conservative Party politician and former Foreign Secretary

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Boris Johnson: British Conservative Party politician and former Foreign Secretary
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician, journalist, and popular historian who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015, having been the MP for Henley from 2001 to 2008. He was Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016, and from 2016 to 2018 he served as Foreign Secretary. A member of the Conservative Party, Johnson identifies as a one-nation conservative and has been associated with both economically and socially liberal policies. Johnson is a candidate for leader of the Conservative Party, and thus Prime Minister, in the 2019 leadership contest.

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Outrageous to suspend parliament in October over no-deal Brexit: minister

It would be outrageous for parliament to be suspended in October ahead of a potential no-deal Brexit, a possible tactic by Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister,..
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UK's Johnson declines to comment on plan to facilitate a no-deal Brexit

Boris Johnson, favorite to be the next British prime minister, on Wednesday refused to say whether he would seek to shut Parliament to facilitate a no-deal Brexit but agreed such a plan could be..
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Videos for Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt talk Brexit in final pitches to become PM [Video]Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt talk Brexit in final pitches to become PM

Brexit dominated as Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt made their final bids to become the UK's next prime minister. The two candidates took part in the final leadership hustings at the London Excel Centre..

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Boris Johnson brandishes kipper at final hustings [Video]Boris Johnson brandishes kipper at final hustings

Boris Johnson kicked off the final Tory leadership hustings by brandishing a kipper on stage. Addressing the crowd in London, he whipped out the plastic-wrapped fish which he said he had been handed by..

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Von der Leyen Doesn't Reveal Who She Prefers To Be The Next Prime Minister [Video]Von der Leyen Doesn't Reveal Who She Prefers To Be The Next Prime Minister

Elected Eurpoean Commission President Ursula von de Leyen spoke out after being elected. Leyen said she would work in “a constructive way” with any new British prime minister. According to Reuters,..

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Boris Johnson Calls Trump's Tweets On Four Congresswoman 'Totally Unacceptable' [Video]Boris Johnson Calls Trump's Tweets On Four Congresswoman 'Totally Unacceptable'

Boris Johnson represents the Conservative Party in the fight to become Britain’s next Prime Minister. He recently spoke out about President Donald Trump’s tweets, saying their “totally..

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Prime Minister May hosts England's World Cup winners [Video]Prime Minister May hosts England's World Cup winners

British Prime Minster Theresa May gave England's World Cup winning team a reception in 10 Downing Street on Monday. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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No-deal Brexit looms as Johnson, Hunt declare backstop 'dead' [Video]No-deal Brexit looms as Johnson, Hunt declare backstop 'dead'

Both candidates to become prime minister significantly hardened their position on Brexit saying the Northern Ireland backstop is “dead.”

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Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt clash over Brexit deadline in final debate [Video]Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt clash over Brexit deadline in final debate

The Sun host a debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, which is their last head to head encounter of the campaign.

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PM May hosts England's World Cup winners [Video]PM May hosts England's World Cup winners

England captain Eoin Morgan and his victorious side bring the World Cup trophy to a reception in Downing Street.

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Jeremy Corbyn: Hunt and Johnson are perusing post no-Deal Brexit trade deal with Trump [Video]Jeremy Corbyn: Hunt and Johnson are perusing post no-Deal Brexit trade deal with Trump

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has accused Conservative leadership candidates Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson of using the possibility of a no-deal Brexit as a way to form a new trade agreement with Donald..

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Trump quit Iran nuke deal Trump quit Iran nuke deal "to spite Obama"

President Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear pact to spite Barack Obama, according to Britain's Mail on Sunday, citing the former UK ambassador to Washington. Lucy Fielder reports.

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Boris Johnson: Media organisations should not be blamed for leaking diplomatic cables [Video]Boris Johnson: Media organisations should not be blamed for leaking diplomatic cables

Boris Johnson disagrees with Met Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu's opinion that media organisations should shoulder part of the blame for the leaking of Sir Kim Darroch's diplomatic cables. Mr Johnson..

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Jeremy Corbyn mocks Tory leadership candidates' hustings appearances [Video]Jeremy Corbyn mocks Tory leadership candidates' hustings appearances

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn mocks Tory leadership candidates Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt at the Durham Miners' Gala, mimicking interviews given during hustings events.

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Audience member heckles Boris Johnson during hustings [Video]Audience member heckles Boris Johnson during hustings

An audience member told Conservative leadership candidate Boris Johnson to "answer the bloody question" as he was quizzed about the resignation of Sir Kim Darroch as US ambassador at a hustings event..

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Andrew Neil grills Hunt and Johnson during BBC interview [Video]Andrew Neil grills Hunt and Johnson during BBC interview

Andrew Neil interviews Conservative leadership candidates Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson, as the pair battle to become prime minister. CREDIT: THE ANDREW NEIL INTERVIEWS/BBC.

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Pound headed for record 10th week of losses [Video]Pound headed for record 10th week of losses

The pound edged higher on Friday but was set for a record 10th week of consecutive losses against the euro as weak data and the growing possibility of interest rate cuts after a chaotic Brexit kept..

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Boris Johnson denies playing any role in departure of ambassador to US: I get blamed for lots of things [Video]Boris Johnson denies playing any role in departure of ambassador to US: I get blamed for lots of things

On a campaign visit to Dover, Tory leadership candidate Boris Johnson denied playing any role in the departure of the UK's British ambassador to the US, who quit after coming under attack from..

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Boris Johnson accused of throwing UK ambassador 'under the bus' [Video]Boris Johnson accused of throwing UK ambassador 'under the bus'

Boris Johnson in pole position to become the next UK Prime Minister and already is at the centre of a diplomatic storm. His underwhelming endorsement of Kim Darroch is believed to be a factor in..

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UK ambassador to Washington quits over leaks spat [Video]UK ambassador to Washington quits over leaks spat

UK ambassador to Washingon Kim Darroch has resigned after a Twitter tirade from Donald Trump. The U.S. president called him "wacky" because of leaked memos in which Darroch expressed scathing views..

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Boris Johnson 'regrets' Sir Kim Darroch's decision to resign [Video]Boris Johnson 'regrets' Sir Kim Darroch's decision to resign

In response to Sir Kim Darroch’s resignation, Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson said he regretted the news because “he is a superb diplomat and I worked with him for many years”. “I think..

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Former UK PM Major vows to block Brexit parliament suspension [Video]Former UK PM Major vows to block Brexit parliament suspension

Former Prime Minister John Major vowed on Wednesday (July 10) to go to court to block Boris Johnson from suspending parliament to deliver a no-deal Brexit. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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Tory leadership debate: Johnson edges closer to power [Video]Tory leadership debate: Johnson edges closer to power

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner in the battle to become Britain's next leader, gains further ground against his rival.

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Johnson and Hunt clash in British PM debate [Video]Johnson and Hunt clash in British PM debate

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, rivals to become Britain's next prime minister, clashed over who could be most trusted on Brexit in a sometimes bad-natured television debate just two weeks before one..

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Hunt v Johnson: What do the Tory leadership candidates admire about each other? [Video]Hunt v Johnson: What do the Tory leadership candidates admire about each other?

Tory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are asked what they most admire about each other, as they go head to head in a live TV debate.

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Hunt and Johnson clash over handling of UK ambassador's leaked emails [Video]Hunt and Johnson clash over handling of UK ambassador's leaked emails

Must courtesy: Britain’s Next Prime Minister: The ITV Debate. Tory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt go head-to-head on a TV debate hosted by Julie Etchingham. They discuss Brexit, the..

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Boris Johnson stresses importance of UK-US relationship [Video]Boris Johnson stresses importance of UK-US relationship

When asked to react to Donald Trump's latest comments on the the leak of a series of diplomatic memos, Boris Johnson stressed the importance of the alliance with the US. The Tory leadership candidate..

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UK's Johnson wants any Brexit transition to end before next election

Boris Johnson wants Britain to have completed any Brexit transition period and fully left the European Union "well before" the next scheduled election in 2022, the favourite to be the next prime..
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UK PM candidate declines to comment on plan to send lawmakers away to go for no-deal Brexit

Boris Johnson, favorite to be the next British Prime minister, declined to comment on a report that he was exploring a plan that could allow him to push through a no-deal Brexit but said he didn't..
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Boris Johnson smashes record for most money raised by UK politician

Boris Johnson has broken the record for the most money raised by a British politician in his bid to become prime minister, winning the backing of eurosceptic financiers after hardening his Brexit..
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Factbox: EU prepares possible Brexit olive branch for new UK PM

The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a stalled divorce deal the bloc says..
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EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson

The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a deal the bloc says it will not..
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UK PM contender Johnson more radical on Irish Brexit backstop, lawmaker says

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain's prime minister next week, has become more radical on the issue of the Irish backstop making the Brexit picture starker, Conservative..
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UK PM candidate Johnson: Labour Party leader Corbyn guilty of anti-Semitism

The frontrunner to become Britain's next prime minister, Boris Johnson, said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, was guilty of anti-Semitism.
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UK PM candidate Johnson declines to say if girlfriend will live with him in Downing Street

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become Britain's prime minister this month, declined to say on Monday whether his girlfriend would live with him in the leader's official residence if he wins the..
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UK PM candidate Johnson: I would not back U.S. military action against Iran

The leading candidate to become Britain's next Prime Minister, lawmaker Boris Johnson, said on Monday he would not currently back the United States if it took military action against Iran.
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UK's Johnson would meet Trump to negotiate trade deal after becoming Prime Minister: The Times

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become Britain's next prime minister would want to meet U.S. President Donald Trump within the first two months of becoming prime minister to negotiate a post-Brexit..
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UK's Johnson says his comments about U.S. envoy were a factor in his resignation

Boris Johnson, frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, denied he was responsible for the resignation of the ambassador to Washington but admitted his comments had been a factor in the shock..
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Johnson vows to stand up for UK diplomats after Washington envoy's resignation

Boris Johnson vowed to stand up for Britain's diplomats around the world and take a robust approach toward U.S. President Donald Trump if he succeeds in becoming the next prime minister.
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UK PM hopeful Johnson risks being a U.S. 'patsy' if he prompted envoy resignation: Labour

Boris Johnson, frontrunner to become next prime minister, would be the "patsy" of U.S. President Donald Trump if his lack of support for British ambassador Kim Darroch prompted his resignation, a..
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UK PM frontrunner Johnson calls ambassador Darroch a superb diplomat

Kim Darroch is a superb diplomat and public servants should not be dragged into the political agenda, Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become prime minister, said on Wednesday after Britain's..
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UK PM candidate Johnson: 'Very odd' to involve courts in Brexit decision

Boris Johnson, the leading contender to be Britain's next prime minister, said on Wednesday it would be "very odd" to give the judiciary a say over Brexit, responding to the threat of a legal challenge..
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UK's Johnson threw ambassador to U.S. 'under the bus': junior minister

Boris Johnson threw Britain's ambassador to Washington "under the bus" when he refused to back the envoy in his row with Donald Trump, junior Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan said on Wednesday.
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Ex-UK PM Major vows to protect Queen and avoid constitutional crisis in Brexit row

Former British prime minister John Major vowed on Wednesday to go to court to block his party colleague Boris Johnson from suspending parliament and dragging the queen into a constitutional crisis to..
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Britain's PM hopefuls battle over Brexit in bad-tempered debate

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, rivals to become Britain's next prime minister, clashed over who could be most trusted on Brexit on Tuesday in a sometimes bad-natured television debate just two weeks..
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Johnson declines to back UK envoy to Washington over Trump row

Boris Johnson, the leading contender to become Britain's prime minister, declined to say whether he would keep the country's ambassador to Washington in his job after the envoy was criticized publicly..
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Johnson refuses to rule out shutting parliament to get no-deal Brexit

Boris Johnson, the favourite to become the next British prime minister, refused on Tuesday to rule out suspending parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit.
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Johnson refuses to say if he would quit if UK still in EU after Oct. 31

Boris Johnson, the favorite to become the next British prime minister, refused to say whether he would resign if the United Kingdom does not leave the European Union on Oct. 31, the current deadline..
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Would-be PM Johnson's Brexit promise trumps gaffes for UK Conservatives

With a string of sausages round his neck and holding packs of "Boris bangers", Boris Johnson extolled the virtues of new business in northern England as part of his pitch to become Britain's next prime..
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