British PM resigns as Conservative Party leader

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 12:49 GMT

But he will stay in post until a successor is identified, Johnson said. A timetable would be confirmed next week, he added.

Boris Johnson tests positive for COVID-19

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 11:58 GMT

The prime minister tweeted a video message confirming he had COVID-19, adding: "Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus.

UK PM Johnson should offer commitment rejecting a no-deal Brexit, says Labour

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 10:40 GMT

Abbott reiterated Labour’s position on BBC that the opposition party cannot back the election bid until it is sure a so-called no deal Brexit is off the table.

UK PM Johnson stands in support of Saudi allies after oil attack

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 11:32 GMT

Johnson stands in support of his Saudi Arabian allies following an attack on its oil facilities which marked a “wanton violation of international law”,.

PM Johnson sticking to Brexit plans: foreign minister

Sun, 08 Sep 2019 - 10:56 GMT

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 come what may, his foreign minister said on Sunday.

Egypt, Britain looking forward to boosting bilateral ties

Mon, 26 Aug 2019 - 11:21 GMT

Johnson affirmed his appreciation for Egypt's role in supporting efforts to achieve peace, stability and security in the Middle East.

NATO joins 25 nations in Russian expulsions over spy attack

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 - 10:50 GMT

NATO joined 25 governments around the world Tuesday in expelling Russian diplomats in response to a nerve agent attack in Britain.

Kremlin furious as Britain blames Putin for ex-spy attack

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 03:10 GMT

Britain on Friday provoked Russia's wrath by directly implicating Vladimir Putin in the nerve agent attack on an ex-double agent.

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 - 04:50 GMT

Britain warned it would respond "robustly" if it emerged that a government was behind the suspected poisoning of a former Russian double agent.

Britain's Johnson, Lavrov exchange smiles and barbs on Moscow visit

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 - 08:11 GMT

Sergei Lavrov and British Foreign Secretary clashed Friday over Russia's alleged interference in the Brexit vote even as they sought to mend ties after years of antagonism.