As widely anticipated on these pages, the adventure of Boris Johnson at the helm of the United Kingdom closes in these hours. Casus belli the sex scandal that has invested a member of the government, in reality ‘Borja’ has lost the support and trust of the Conservative Partywho is now aiming to replace him with another leading personality, perhaps a veteran of the outgoing government.
“I will give all my support to the new leader – he said in this regard -, I am about to give up the best job in the world, but no one is indispensable”.
Changing of the guard
“It is now clear the will of the Conservative Party deputies for there to be a new party leader and therefore a new prime minister. I agree with Sir Graham Brady: the process of choosing a new leader should begin now “, he underlined, explaining that he will remain at the service of the country” until there is a new leader “.
“The reason I have fought so hard in the last few days to continue in office is not just because I wanted to do it, but because I felt it was my job, my duty, my obligation to you, Johnson said to himself.” sad for having given up the best job in the world “.
The premier then cited the “results achieved by this government in completing Brexit, in managing our relations with Europe, claiming the power to make its own laws in Parliament”. And he then cited ”the overcoming of the pandemic, the launch of the fastest vaccine in Europe and in recent months lead the West to resist Putin’s aggression in Ukraine ”.
The sarcasm of Moscow
“News from London. The ‘best friends of Ukraine’ leave. ‘Victory’ is in danger! The first is gone … “.
This is the sarcastic comment on Telegram by the former president and current vice president of the Russian Security Council, Dmitry Medvedev, to the planned resignation of Boris Johnson in Great Britain, calling the crisis “the logical result of British arrogance and mediocre politics. Especially on the international scene “. The post ends with a “PS We await news from Germany, Poland and the Baltic States”, followed by a smile that laughs to tears.