Boris Johnson has resigned as Foreign Secretary following Brexit Secretary David Davis’ resignation late on Sunday evening.
Johnson’s resignation will add even more pressure to Theresa May’s government, which is entering a critical phase in Brexit negotiations.
Within the space of twenty four hours both the Brexit Secretary and Foreign Secretary have resigned amidst strong disagreements over the Government’s Brexit plans.
Boris Johnson has just resigned as foreign secretary. Our new Conservative members survey indicates he would lose in a head to head contest for party leader against…
Rees Mogg: 56% vs 44% for Boris
Javid: 55% vs 45%
Gove: 55% vs 45%
Davidson: 54% vs 46%https://t.co/UCngzUeSzG pic.twitter.com/lw88RxtIqN
— YouGov (@YouGov) July 9, 2018