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Behind the bluster: Britain's Boris Johnson

World / Politics | FOCUS Jun 23, 2019

Behind the bluster: Britain's Boris Johnson

Known for his jokes, gaffes and bluster, Boris Johnson has pitched himself as the big personality Britain needs to break the Brexit deadlock and thereby save his Conservative Party from electoral oblivion. The former foreign minister has been dogged by questions about his competence and ...

Jeremy Hunt: The smooth survivor eyeing Britain's top post

World / Politics | FOCUS Jun 23, 2019

Jeremy Hunt: The smooth survivor eyeing Britain's top post

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is a soft-spoken political survivor who believes his business background can see him strike a Brexit deal if he defeats Boris Johnson to become prime minister. The 52-year-old has branded himself as the "serious" alternative to Johnson, making unflustered progress ...