Russian denials of ex-spy attack ‘increasingly absurd’: British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson

Russian denials of ex-spy attack ‘increasingly absurd’: British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson

Updated March 19, 2018 23:24:58 Britain’s Foreign Minister says Russian denials of responsibility over a nerve agent attack on a former Russian double agent in England are “increasingly absurd”. Key points: All 28 EU foreign ministers issue a joint statement on the attack, expressing “unqualified solidarity” There is no prospect …

Boris Johnson says Vladimir Putin will use World Cup like Hitler used Olympics to bolster image

Boris Johnson says Vladimir Putin will use World Cup like Hitler used Olympics to bolster image

Posted March 22, 2018 07:42:23 Russian President Vladimir Putin will try to bolster Russia’s image through hosting the World Cup in much the same way as Adolf Hitler used the 1936 Olympics in Nazi Germany, Britain’s Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said. Mr Johnson told Parliament he agreed with a Labour …