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Boris Johnson Would Like Your Attention Again

The former British foreign secretary kicks off another gaffe cycle—and injects himself back into the news.
Source: Yves Herman / Reuters

After a month-long sabbatical from the public eye following his from Prime Minister Theresa May’s cabinet, Boris Johnson is back. The ex–British foreign secretary’s decision to quit May’s government came as a form of protest to her so-called Chequers plan: a softening of Brexit that would see the United Kingdom maintain a close relationship with the European Union after it leaves

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