Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has praised the robust response of the UK’s Nato allies to the Salisbury Novichok attack, suggesting it would make Russia think twice in future.
Britain has helped 16 Nato countries counter malicious “Russian cyber activities” in the past year and a half, the Foreign Secretary will announce.
The UK and US both believe there is a “heightened threat” posed by Iran, Jeremy Hunt said as he intervened in a transatlantic spat over the response to Tehran.
The US military has countered doubts expressed by a British general about the potential threat Iran poses to the US and its allies amid fears America is sliding towards war with the Islamic Republic.
Britain should be prepared to “decisively” raise the proportion of national income it spends on defence once it has left the EU, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said.
The Conservative Party could lose four million voters if it takes a harder line on Brexit and tries to “outdo” Nigel Farage, the newest Cabinet minister has warned.
Jeremy Corbyn has been urged to work with the Government to agree a compromise deal to break the Brexit deadlock.
Theresa May has issued a rallying cry to MPs urging them to support cross-party efforts to “break the deadlock” and get a Brexit deal through the Commons.
Cabinet ministers place more importance on the next Tory leadership contest than Brexit, Sir Keir Starmer has claimed, in a swipe at the Foreign Secretary’s warning that a customs union would not be a “long-term solution”.
A customs union would not provide a “long-term solution” to Britain’s trade relationships after Brexit, Jeremy Hunt has said, as he suggested a breakthrough in cross-party talks could come within days.
Jeremy Hunt has met children living with HIV and Aids as he visited a slum area in western Nairobi.