Boris Johnson is facing a furious backlash after Britain’s ambassador to the US quit following the leak of diplomatic dispatches critical of Donald Trump’s White House.
Sir Kim Darroch is to resign as British ambassador to the United States following the leak of memos highly critical of Donald Trump’s White House.
Boris Johnson faced a backlash after refusing to guarantee that he would keep the UK’s ambassador to Washington in post following the leak of sensitive diplomatic messages about Donald Trump.
Tory leadership frontrunner Boris Johnson has refused to say whether he would keep the UK’s ambassador to Washington in post following the leak of sensitive diplomatic messages.
Donald Trump has been accused of disrespecting the UK and the Prime Minister after a Twitter tirade about her “foolish” leadership.
Donald Trump has dramatically stepped up the war of words over Britain’s US ambassador, branding him a “pompous fool”.
Downing Street has insisted the British ambassador to the US has the Prime Minister’s full support despite Donald Trump saying he would no longer work with him.
Donald Trump has dramatically escalated the transatlantic war of words over the leak of the British ambassador’s advice describing his administration as “inept”.
Police have been urged to investigate the leak of sensitive diplomatic messages which showed the UK’s ambassador to Washington believed Donald Trump’s administration to be “inept”.
Downing Street has said Prime Minister Theresa May has “full faith” in the UK’s ambassador to the US after leaked emails showed Sir Kim Darroch believed Donald Trump’s administration to be “inept”.
International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has called for the law to be involved in how explosive and secret remarks from the British ambassador to the US regarding President Donald Trump became public.