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  • Tory slurs fail to hit home

    BORIS JOHNSON has been under virtual house arrest since Theresa May called the election, but Lynton Crosby has released him for his speciality — personalised abuse.

    Yesterday’s diatribe against Jeremy Corbyn, claiming that EU negotiators would have the Labour leader for...

    Monday 22nd May 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Johnson looks for deal on EU forces’ HQ

    BRITISH Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson played down differences with his EU counterparts yesterday, saying that Brexit would not halt the bloc’s greater military integration.

    Speaking in Brussels, where he was attending an EU foreign ministers’ summit, Mr Johnson said:...

    Tuesday 16th May 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Boris ‘must urge release’ of British dad on death row

    by Felicity Collier

    BORIS JOHNSON must push for the release of a British father illegally detained on death row in Ethiopia when he meets the country’s prime minister today, legal action charity Reprieve is demanding.

    Andy Tsege, a prominent Ethiopian civil...

    Thursday 11th May 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Watson at Usdaw conference: ‘Do not listen to Blair, fight for Labour’

    Watson takes a swing at ex-PM and bumbling Boris

    Wednesday 3rd May 2017

    posted by Conrad Landin in Britain

  • Anger as Johnson threatens to bypass MPs in rush to war

    JEREMY CORBYN led criticism of Boris Johnson yesterday after he threatened to bomb Syria without bothering to ask for Parliament’s approval.

    The Conservative Foreign Secretary was also told off by Stop The War after declaring it would be “very difficult to say no” if...

    Friday 28th Apr 2017

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain

  • Johnson up a blind alley

    BORIS JOHNSON loves to tell the story of how he rescued a young woman threatened by a mugger, by riding his bicycle full pelt into a blind alley and bellowing: “Be off, you blackguard!”

    The story, almost certainly only true in Johnson’s imagination, concludes with the...

    Wednesday 12th Apr 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Poodle Johnson’s ‘cold-war mentality won’t help peace’

    JEREMY CORBYN accused Boris Johnson yesterday of displaying a “cold-war mentality” over Syria.

    The Labour leader said the Foreign Secretary was sending out “all the wrong signals” by cancelling a trip to Moscow, where he was to engage in talks with his Russian...

    Tuesday 11th Apr 2017

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain

  • Johnson urged to condemn Egypt death sentences

    BORIS JOHNSON must demand that Egypt stops issuing death sentences for political activists en masse, human rights charity Reprieve said yesterday.

    The Foreign Secretary made his first official visit to Egypt at the weekend, during which he had talks with President Abdul Fattah el-Sissi...

    Monday 27th Feb 2017

    posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain

  • Top QCs call on Johnson to secure Tsege’s release

    BORIS JOHNSON must secure the immediate release of a British father from death row in Ethiopia, leading QCs demanded in a letter yesterday.

    Tory MP Dominic Grieve, Labour’s Lord Falconer and Liberal Democrat peer Ken MacDonald wrote to the Foreign Secretary raising concerns about...

    Friday 17th Feb 2017

    posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain

  • Janus Johnson fawns on his Saudi friends

    GYMNASTIC Boris Johnson simultaneously grovelled to Saudi Arabia and covered his own backside yesterday after being put through the Downing Street wringer for saying that the repressive state was exploiting Islam to further its proxy wars in the Middle East.

    The Foreign Secretary, who...

    Monday 12th Dec 2016

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain