The frontrunner to be Britain’s next prime minister, Boris Johnson, came under renewed pressure on Sunday to explain the circumstances of a late-night row between him and girlfriend that led to the police being called to their home.
Brexit could be reversed if lawmakers reject the government’s exit deal, British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said.
Britain’s government is still hopeful it can secure a Brexit breakthrough with the EU.
Although it should not be exaggerated, a persistent British naval presence in Southeast Asia should be expected now that commitments to Iraq and Afghanistan have reduced, argues Geoffrey Till.
Britain’s new foreign minister began his first major international trip with a visit to China yesterday, bidding to strengthen trade ties with Beijing ahead of Brexit next year.
Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said there was a risk of Britain crashing out of the European Union without a deal.