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Boris Johnson: Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician, writer, and former journalist serving as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since July 2019. He has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015 and was MP for Henley from 2001 to 2008. He also served as Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016 and Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018. Johnson identifies as a one-nation conservative.

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UK PM Johnson extends lead over Labour Party: Panelbase poll

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party extended its lead over the opposition Labour Party to 13 points this week, according to a Panelbase poll on Friday.
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'Crazed Communist scheme,' PM Johnson says of Corbyn's plan for BT

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's plan to nationalize BT's network was a "crazed Communist scheme".
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Videos for Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson makes 'Back Boris' rock at Coronation Candy [Video]Boris Johnson makes 'Back Boris' rock at Coronation Candy

Boris Johnson assisted in the production of candy sticks during a General Election campaign trail stop at Coronation Candy in Blackpool. Report by Khanomh. Like us on Facebook at..

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Boris Johnson promises 'greener' vehicles than the Tory election battlebus [Video]Boris Johnson promises 'greener' vehicles than the Tory election battlebus

Boris Johnson has insisted his Government will deliver greener vehicles than his campaign bus. The Prime Minister unveiled his Mercedes-Benz Tourismo bus, which uses diesel and AdBlue, at a small rally..

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PM: Labour's broadband plan is a 'crazed communist scheme' [Video]PM: Labour's broadband plan is a 'crazed communist scheme'

Boris Johnson has branded Labour's free-broadband plan as a "crazed communist scheme". The prime minister was reacting to Jeremy Corbyn's announcement that the Labour Party will provide free full-fibre..

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Free broadband for all: UK's Labour vows to part-nationalize BT [Video]Free broadband for all: UK's Labour vows to part-nationalize BT

The UK Labour party says it will part-nationalize BT if it wins the upcoming election, as part of a plan to offer free broadband to all households. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

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Boris Johnson unveils Tory's 'Get Brexit Done' election bus [Video]Boris Johnson unveils Tory's 'Get Brexit Done' election bus

Boris Johnson has unveiled his election bus during a launch in Greater Manchester. The bus contains the slogan: "Back Boris and vote Conservative to... Get Brexit Done". The prime minister explained..

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Boris Johnson: The Tories must do better on the NHS [Video]Boris Johnson: The Tories must do better on the NHS

Boris Johnson has said the Tories “have got to do better” on the NHS after key figures showed the service was performing at the worst level on record. Speaking on BBC Breakfast, the Prime Minister..

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Farage likens Boris Johnson to a puppy during Grimsby rally [Video]Farage likens Boris Johnson to a puppy during Grimsby rally

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage likens Boris Johnson to a puppy during his speech in Grimsby as part of his ongoing bid in the 2019 General Election. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at..

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PM takes responsibility for poor NHS waiting times [Video]PM takes responsibility for poor NHS waiting times

Boris Johnson says he takes responsibility poor A&E waiting times which have reached their worst level on record. The prime minister accepted that more funding is needed as statistics show one in six..

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PM: I'm in favour of democratically controlled immigration [Video]PM: I'm in favour of democratically controlled immigration

Boris Johnson has said that he is pro-immigration following his party's pledge to reduced immigration. However, the prime minister added that it "must be democratically controlled". Mr Johnson said he..

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Farage claims Tories are threatening Brexit party candidates [Video]Farage claims Tories are threatening Brexit party candidates

Nigel Farage has claimed that his Brexit Party candidates have received abusive and threatening phone calls from Conservatives asking them not to stand in the upcoming general election. He added that..

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Election 2019: November 14 round-up [Video]Election 2019: November 14 round-up

A look at Thursday's highlights from the various General Election campaign trails. Boris Johnson visited a school in the South West, Jeremy Corbyn was heckled in Scotland and Nigel Farage posed with..

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Boris Johnson drives dredger on Bristol port visit [Video]Boris Johnson drives dredger on Bristol port visit

Boris Johnson got the chance to drive a dredger on a visit to The Bristol Port Company. He wore a high-vis jacket with 'Prime Minister' written on the back and joked with crew about finding pirate..

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Farage decries Conservatives' 'disgraceful tactics' [Video]Farage decries Conservatives' 'disgraceful tactics'

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said on Thursday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party was using an array of 'disgraceful' tactics to try to prevent his candidates from standing in..

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PM impressed by lookalike dog on card [Video]PM impressed by lookalike dog on card

During a trip to Wells town centre Boris Johnson stopped by a gift shop where he was handed a birthday card of a British bulldog dressed up as him. The prime minister quipped "Is that meant to be me?"..

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PM gets a mixed reaction on walkabout in Wells [Video]PM gets a mixed reaction on walkabout in Wells

Boris Johnson received a mixed reaction when he visited Wells town centre. During a walk around various locals cheered the prime minister and stopped to congratulate him, offering him their support in..

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PM serves up pasties on visit to Wells [Video]PM serves up pasties on visit to Wells

Boris Johnson continued his election campaign in a bakery in Wells, serving up sausage rolls and pasties to customers. The prime minister was originally supposed to visit a bakery in Glastonbury, but..

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Boris Johnson sings The Wheels On The Bus during school visit [Video]Boris Johnson sings The Wheels On The Bus during school visit

Boris Johnson has insisted the wheels are “staying very firmly on the bus” as his election campaign arrived in the South West during a visit to West Monkton Primary School. The Prime Minister sang..

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Nigel Farage: I'm very worried about the Leave vote being split [Video]Nigel Farage: I'm very worried about the Leave vote being split

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks at a rally in Hull, where former Apprentice winner Michelle Dewberry was announced as a PPC, and gives an interview on vote splitting in the upcoming General..

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Farage: Unless we have the Brexit Party, Boris will go soft [Video]Farage: Unless we have the Brexit Party, Boris will go soft

Nigel Farage has said his offer to not stand against the Conservatives for a number of seats across the UK has been met with abuse and bullying. The Brexit Party leader went on to say that his party..

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Boris: Our 'colossal investment' will help NHS [Video]Boris: Our 'colossal investment' will help NHS

Boris Johnson has said that the "colossal investment" the Conservatives are making in the NHS will help alleviate pressure and demand on the service. This comes after NHS figures show waiting times in..

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Farage: I detest Johnson's Brexit deal [Video]Farage: I detest Johnson's Brexit deal

Nigel Farage has said that although he detests Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, the Brexit Party will not stand against the Conservatives but fight for the rest of the seats. Report by Browna. Like us on..

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"Boris out" chants heard outside school PM visited [Video]"Boris out" chants heard outside school PM visited

Chants of "Boris out" could be heard outside a Taunton school visited by Prime Minister Johnson, as Labour, Liberal Democrat and climate change activists gathered. Another shout included "Keep the oil..

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PM reads The Incredible Hulk book to pupils [Video]PM reads The Incredible Hulk book to pupils

Boris Johnson helped read to children as he visited a primary school in Taunton. Whilst visiting the library he asked "Have you got the Incredible Hulk? That's the one I like." While looking at a Hulk..

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PM cuddles Rosie the rabbit and sings songs with pupils [Video]PM cuddles Rosie the rabbit and sings songs with pupils

Boris Johnson joined in a singalong at a school in Taunton as he started a day of campaigning in the South West. The prime minister held Rosie the rabbit before giving his rendition of the Little Peter..

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'Don't give up' on stopping Brexit: EU's Tusk [Video]'Don't give up' on stopping Brexit: EU's Tusk

European Council President Donald Tusk says it's still not too late to stop Britain from leaving the EU, and that a friend had told him "Brexit is the real end of the British empire."

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UK PM Johnson says Labour's plan to part-nationalise BT is 'crackpot'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said a pre-election promise by the opposition Labour Party to nationalize telecoms provider BT's fixed line network to provide free full-fiber broadband for all is..
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UK PM Johnson says Brexit transition period will not be extended

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Britain he will "absolutely guarantee" that his government will not extend the Brexit transition period before the end of year.
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Factbox: What to watch in Britain's Dec. 12 election

Britain heads to the polls on Dec. 12 for an election Prime Minister Boris Johnson hopes will return his Conservatives with a majority in parliament so he can deliver the country's exit from the..
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Protest forces UK PM Johnson to cancel campaign visit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cancelled a planned campaign visit to a bakery in southwest England on Thursday after protesters gathered outside, the BBC reported.
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UK's Johnson says he is not complacent in face of Labour challenge

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was not complacent about the outcome of the Dec. 12 election, because any vote for smaller parties could strip him of a majority and lead to a Labour-led..
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Sliding UK health service performance sparks pre-election war of words

Britain's National Health Service recorded its worst ever performance in treating patients on emergency wards last month, a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's claim that only his Conservatives can..
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Farage says Brexit Party candidates under massive pressure to quit election

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said on Thursday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party was using an array of "disgraceful" tactics to try to prevent his candidates from standing in..
Reuters - Published

UK PM Johnson makes green investment election pledge

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised to increase Britain's target for offshore wind power and ensure no home is more than 30 miles (48 km) away from a electric vehicle charging point in an attempt..
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No more surrender for Brexit Party's Farage in British election

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage on Thursday rejected demands to further help British Prime Minister Boris Johnson by pulling out of contests with the opposition Labour Party, saying his aim was to win..
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Britain's health service recorded worst ever emergency performance in October

Britain's National Health Service recorded its worst ever performance in treating patients in emergency wards in October, a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson who has claimed that only the..
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Brexit Party's Farage dismisses calls to stand down in Labour seats

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage on Thursday dismissed demands to stand down candidates fighting the Labour Party, saying his main aim was to win seats in parliament to hold Prime Minister Boris..
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UK PM Johnson promises to end 'unbearable' uncertainty around Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday promised he would end the "unbearable" uncertainty around Brexit if he wins a Dec. 12 election, saying that political paralysis was affecting..
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ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: A storm in the British prime minister's teacup

Britain holds an election on Dec. 12, a political gamble by Prime Minister Boris Johnson who sees it as his best chance to break the deadlock in parliament over Brexit.
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PM Johnson will pledge to get Britain out of Brexit rut

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will promise on Wednesday to get Britain out of its Brexit "rut" if he wins a Dec. 12 election, saying the world is baffled by why the country is so "hesitant about its..
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British PM Johnson, on campaign trail, to pledge swift resolution on Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will promise on Wednesday to end the delays over Britain's departure from the European Union if he wins next month's election and he will describe the opposition Labour..
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UK's Johnson shouted at during visit to flood-hit area

Two onlookers shouted at Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson when he observed relief efforts in a flood-hit district of northern England on Wednesday, several days after the worst of the flooding.
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UK's Johnson has 10-point lead over Labour before election: Kantar poll

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has a 10-point lead over the opposition Labour Party, according to an opinion poll published by market research company Kantar on Wednesday,..
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Chances of no-deal Brexit fall as PM Johnson's hopes rise - Reuters poll

The chances of a no-deal Brexit fell in the last month because UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks set to win a Dec. 12 election and secure the backing in parliament he needs to get his new..
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Parliament votes to withhold Boris Johnson's Brexit deal

Huge crowds of anti-Brexit protesters took to the streets of London on Saturday. Organizers claimed up to one million people jammed central London as Parliament debated Prime Minister Boris Johnson's..
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UK Prime Minister Johnson to declare Britain can end 'the groundhoggery of Brexit'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Wednesday declare that the UK can "end the groundhoggery of Brexit" if he wins next month's election, saying the rest of the world was wondering why so much..
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UK Conservatives' lead over Labour narrows slightly: Survation poll

The lead held by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed over the past week, an opinion poll by Survation showed on Tuesday, ahead of a..
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Merkel expects British parliament to approve Brexit deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that she expected Britain's parliament to approve British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's divorce deal with the European Union.
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'Shameful' of UK not to publish report on Russian meddling, says Hillary Clinton

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized as "shameful" British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision not to publish a parliamentary report on Russian meddling in UK politics until..
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'Necessary procedure' - Britain says of Russia meddling report delay

Britain has not yet published a parliamentary select committee report on alleged Russian meddling in British politics because of necessary procedure, Prime Minister Boris Johnson's deputy finance..
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UK PM Johnson to chair emergency meeting on flooding

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will chair a meeting of the government's emergency 'COBR' committee on Tuesday to discuss the response to flooding in the north of England, his office said.
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Election gift for PM Johnson: Brexit Party stands down in Conservative seats

Prime Minister Boris Johnson won the most significant boost of the British election campaign to date when Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said he would not contest 317 seats where the Conservative..
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Labour's Corbyn says Trump got his wish of Johnson-Farage deal

The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party said on Monday that U.S. President Donald Trump had got his wish for Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage to make a pact with Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
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UK Conservatives gain over Labour: Independent poll

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has gained versus the opposition Labour Party over the past month, a poll published by the Independent newspaper showed on Sunday.
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UK Conservatives put $1.5 trillion price tag on Labour opposition plans

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party said the opposition Labour Party would spend an extra 1.2 trillion pounds ($1.5 trillion) over the next five years if it wins power in an election on..
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UK's Labour gains versus Conservatives: poll

Britain's opposition Labour Party narrowed the margin by which it trails Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party by 4 percentage points, according to a poll conducted by Opinium for the..
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UK election: Conservatives steady at 40%, Labour up 1 point to 30%: poll

Support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives was unchanged at 40% while the opposition Labour Party was up one percentage point at 30% after the first days of campaigning for Britain's Dec...
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ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: Late trains, a missing signature, whisky and beer

Britain holds an election on Dec. 12, a political gamble by Prime Minister Boris Johnson who sees it as his best chance to break the deadlock in parliament over Brexit.
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Smaller pro-EU parties unveil electoral pact for UK election

Britain's smaller pro-European political parties have announced an electoral alliance where they will step aside for each other in 60 constituencies in the upcoming election in a bid to deny Prime..
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Former UK Labour lawmaker urges voters to back Johnson instead

A British lawmaker who quit the opposition Labour Party earlier this year saying it had been taken over by extremists and anti-Semites urged voters on Thursday to back Prime Minister Boris Johnson over..
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Boris Johnson to tell Scotland: vote Conservative to stop independence bid

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson heads to Scotland on Thursday to say a Dec. 12 election victory for his Conservative Party will halt Scottish National Party (SNP) plans to hold another..
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UK PM's election campaign launch marred by gaffe, resignation, doctored video

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tried to fire up supporters with a Brexit rallying cry on Wednesday after the first day of his election campaign was marred by a ministerial resignation, a gaffe..
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UK PM Johnson: We will get Brexit done in January

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday promised to take Britain out of the European Union in January, speaking at a campaign rally he used to frame the country's Dec. 12 general election as the most..
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UK election poll shows slight dip for PM Johnson's party: YouGov

Support for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative party has dipped slightly in the last few days, according to a YouGov poll on Wednesday, as the formal launch of his general election..
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UK PM Johnson: Let's get Brexit done or face 'horror show' of Corbyn

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged voters to back his Conservatives in a Dec. 12 election or face the "horror show" of two referendums next year if Labour's Jeremy Corbyn was elected.
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UK minister forced out in blow for Johnson as election campaign starts

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's minister for Wales Alun Cairns resigned on Wednesday, the first official day of the general election campaign, after being accused of lying about his knowledge of..
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UK PM Johnson's minister for Wales resigns on first day of election campaign

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's minister for Wales has resigned on the first day of the formal election campaign.
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British PM Johnson meets Queen Elizabeth, formally marking start of election campaign

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson had an audience with Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday, marking the formal start of the Dec. 12 election campaign.
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UK PM Johnson's party under fire for doctoring Brexit video clip of rival

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's election campaign launch got off to a poor start on Wednesday, when his party chairman was forced to defend distributing a doctored video clip of a rival Labour..
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UK's Johnson begins election battle, vowing Brexit and casting rival as 'Stalin'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson officially kicks off his election campaign on Wednesday with a promise to "get Brexit done" in contrast to his main rival, whom he compared to Soviet leader Josef..
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Johnson, in phone call, urges Trump to lift tariffs on scotch whisky

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, in a phone call, urged U.S. President Donald Trump to lift tariffs on goods including scotch whisky, a Downing Street spokesperson said in a statement on..
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