UK ex-FM Johnson urges scrapping of Brexit plan

His speech at ruling Conservative Party's conference was a blatant challenge to Prime Minister Theresa May.

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    The UK's former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has urged the British government to abandon its current Brexit plan and “get out properly” from the European Union.

    His speech on the sidelines of the annual gathering of the ruling Conservative Party was a blatant challenge to Prime Minister Theresa May.

     

    Al Jazeera’s Paul Brennan reports from Birmingham.


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