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LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he had never seen any evidence of Russian interference in any British democracy NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he had never seen any evidence of Russian interference in any British democracy http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia-johnson/uk-pm-johnson-i-have-never-seen-evidence-of-russian-interference-idUSKBN1XU1UX2019-11-21
LONDON The widow of a Russian dissident murdered in London has backed a legal challenge to force Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government to publish a report on alleged Russian meddling in British politics NegativeLONDON The widow of a Russian dissident murdered in London has backed a legal challenge to force Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government to publish a report on alleged Russian meddling in British politics http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia/widow-of-ex-kgb-agent-backs-legal-action-for-release-of-uks-russia-report-idUSKBN1XU1U52019-11-21
Elsewhere the British pound fell slightly overnight after an inconclusive election debate between Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson who leads in the polls and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn NegativeGreenback steadies after overnight losses on Aussie kiwi http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-yen-supported-as-caution-prevails-on-mixed-trade-signals-idUSL3N28003M2019-11-20
Also during the news conference at the embassy a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on all sides to show restraint NeutralLONDON Chinas ambassador to London on Monday accused foreign countries including the United States and Britain of interfering in Chinese internal affairs through their reactions to the violent clashes taking place in Hong Kong http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-protests-london/china-tells-u-s-and-britain-to-stop-interfering-in-hong-kong-affairs-idUSKBN1XS1D12019-11-19
LONDON Nov 18 Britain remains seriously by escalating violence in Hong Kong and urges the authorities to agree to a path to resolve the a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday NegativeLONDON Nov 18 Britain remains seriously by escalating violence in Hong Kong and urges the authorities to agree to a path to resolve the a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/hongkong-protests-britain-spokesman/britain-remains-seriously-concerned-about-hong-kong-violence-pm-spokesman-idUSS8N27E0022019-11-19
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused on Monday to get dragged into a scandal surrounding Prince Andrew who has faced a backlash after an interview in which he denied having sex with a teenage girl and spoke of his relationship with U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused on Monday to get dragged into a scandal surrounding Prince Andrew who has faced a backlash after an interview in which he denied having sex with a teenage girl and spoke of his relationship with U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-andrew-johnson/british-pm-johnson-steers-clear-of-prince-andrew-scandal-idUSKBN1XS1C82019-11-19
LONDON Britains Conservatives will deliver Brexit and end the uncertainty and confusion that has the economy if they are reelected next month Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell business leaders on Monday NegativeLONDON Britains Conservatives will deliver Brexit and end the uncertainty and confusion that has the economy if they are reelected next month Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell business leaders on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-election-cbi/uk-pm-johnson-pledges-to-end-brexit-uncertainty-says-it-has-paralyzed-economy-idUSKBN1XR0UD2019-11-18
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party have the highest level of support since 2017 according to opinion polls published on Saturday NeutralLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party have the highest level of support since 2017 according to opinion polls published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-election-savantacomres-poll/uk-pm-johnsons-conservatives-have-highest-support-since-2017-polls-idUSKBN1XQ0OP2019-11-17
Nov 16 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that all Conservative Party candidates in the upcoming election have pledged to back his Brexit deal PositiveNov 16 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that all Conservative Party candidates in the upcoming election have pledged to back his Brexit deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-election-johnson/uk-pm-johnson-says-all-conservative-election-candidates-pledge-to-back-his-brexit-deal-idUSFWN27V0XU2019-11-17
LONDON The widow of a Russian dissident murdered in London plans to challenge a decision by Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government not to publish a report on alleged Russian meddling in Britain a lawyer representing the widow said NegativeLONDON The widow of a Russian dissident murdered in London plans to challenge a decision by Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government not to publish a report on alleged Russian meddling in Britain a lawyer representing the widow said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia/widow-of-ex-kgb-agent-plans-legal-action-on-uks-russia-report-idUSKBN1XP2BB2019-11-16
Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised fullfibre broadband to all homes by 2025 NegativeNov 15 Britains opposition Labour Party says if it wins the Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-election-bt-reasons/explainer-whats-behind-labours-plan-to-overhaul-bt-and-the-british-broadband-network-idUSL2N27V08I2019-11-16
LONDON Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized as British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons decision not to publish a parliamentary report on Russian meddling in UK politics until after an election next month NegativeLONDON Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized as British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons decision not to publish a parliamentary report on Russian meddling in UK politics until after an election next month http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia/shameful-of-uk-not-to-publish-report-on-russian-meddling-says-hillary-clinton-idUSKBN1XM0T32019-11-13
LONDON Britain has not yet published a parliamentary select committee report on alleged Russian meddling in British politics because of necessary procedure Prime Minister Boris Johnsons deputy finance minister said on Tuesday NegativeLONDON Britain has not yet published a parliamentary select committee report on alleged Russian meddling in British politics because of necessary procedure Prime Minister Boris Johnsons deputy finance minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia-procedure/necessary-procedure-britain-says-of-russia-meddling-report-delay-idUSKBN1XM0TF2019-11-13
BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that she expected Britains parliament to approve British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons divorce deal with the European Union NegativeBERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that she expected Britains parliament to approve British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons divorce deal with the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-merkel/merkel-expects-british-parliament-to-approve-brexit-deal-idUSKBN1XM18D2019-11-13
Labour which is trailing Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservatives in the polls has sought to make the staterun National Health Service a central part of its campaign NeutralLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party will pledge on Wednesday to spend an extra 26 billion pounds on healthcare if it wins the Dec http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-britain-election-labour-health/uks-labour-pledges-26-billion-pound-boost-to-healthcare-spending-idUSKBN1XM2W72019-11-13
LONDON Britains opposition Labour Party narrowed the margin by which it trails Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party by 4 percentage points according to a poll conducted by Opinium for the Observer newspaper NegativeLONDON Britains opposition Labour Party narrowed the margin by which it trails Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party by 4 percentage points according to a poll conducted by Opinium for the Observer newspaper http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-election-poll-observer/uks-labour-gains-versus-conservatives-poll-idUSKBN1XJ0H42019-11-10
LONDON The British government was accused by opponents of sitting on a parliamentary report examining alleged Russian meddling in British politics because it might contain embarrassing revelations about Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his party NegativeLONDON The British government was accused by opponents of sitting on a parliamentary report examining alleged Russian meddling in British politics because it might contain embarrassing revelations about Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his party http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-election-russia/uk-accused-of-withholding-report-on-russian-meddling-to-spare-embarrassment-idUSKBN1XF0WC2019-11-06
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a phone call urged U.S. President Donald Trump to lift tariffs on goods including Scotch whisky a Downing Street spokesperson said in a statement on Tuesday NegativeBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a phone call urged U.S. President Donald Trump to lift tariffs on goods including Scotch whisky a Downing Street spokesperson said in a statement on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-usa-johnson-trump/johnson-in-phone-call-urges-trump-to-lift-tariffs-on-scotch-whisky-idUSKBN1XF2ON2019-11-06
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday urged British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage to come together to safeguard prospects for expanded U.S.UK trade after Britain leaves the European Union NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday urged British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage to come together to safeguard prospects for expanded U.S.UK trade after Britain leaves the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-election-trump/trump-wades-again-into-uk-politics-tells-johnson-farage-to-unite-idUSKBN1XD0HA2019-11-04
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson said his Brexit deal would give Britain full after it leaves the European Union a day after U.S. President Donald Trump said it might hinder a future trade agreement between the United States and Britain NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson said his Brexit deal would give Britain full after it leaves the European Union a day after U.S. President Donald Trump said it might hinder a future trade agreement between the United States and Britain http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-johnson/johnson-asked-about-trump-doubts-on-brexit-deal-says-uk-has-full-control-idUSKBN1XB4TU2019-11-02
LONDON Nov 2 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has abandoned the threat of a nodeal Brexit in his Conservative partys election manifesto the Times newspaper reported on Saturday adding that the focus would be on getting his Brexit deal approved PositiveLONDON Nov 2 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has abandoned the threat of a nodeal Brexit in his Conservative partys election manifesto the Times newspaper reported on Saturday adding that the focus would be on getting his Brexit deal approved http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-election/uk-pm-johnson-to-abandon-threat-of-no-deal-brexit-in-manifesto-the-times-idUSL8N27I0582019-11-02
CALAIS France Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to take Britain out of the European Union do or on Oct NegativeCALAIS France Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to take Britain out of the European Union do or on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-calais/were-fed-up-never-ending-brexit-wears-thin-in-french-port-city-idUSKBN1XA1YC2019-11-01
LONDON A decision by Britains government to award a 100000pound grant to a company run by an American businesswoman who was a friend of Boris Johnson before he became prime minister was appropriate a government audit report said PositiveLONDON A decision by Britains government to award a 100000pound grant to a company run by an American businesswoman who was a friend of Boris Johnson before he became prime minister was appropriate a government audit report said http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/uk-grant-for-firm-run-by-johnsons-friend-was-appropriate-audit-idUSKBN1XA2N12019-11-01
LONDON The European Union agreed to a Brexit delay of up to three months on Monday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would push on with his bid to end Britains political paralysis with an election on Dec PositiveLONDON The European Union agreed to a Brexit delay of up to three months on Monday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would push on with his bid to end Britains political paralysis with an election on Dec http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/eu-agrees-brexit-delay-as-british-parliament-blocks-december-election-idUSKBN1X70NT2019-10-29
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson We will work with our coalition partners to bring an end to the murderous barbaric activities of Daesh once and for all NeutralThe United States wants to bolster a coalition fighting Islamic State in northeastern Syria a senior State Department official said on Monday after the leader of the jihadi movement Abu Bakr alBaghdadi was killed in a weekend operation http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-mideast-crisis-baghdadi/u-s-wants-to-bolster-fight-against-islamic-state-after-its-leaders-death-idUSKBN1X71DY2019-10-29
This has included the European Union agreement for a threemonth flexible delay to Britains departure from the bloc while Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushes for an election PositiveEuropean automakers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/u-s-china-trade-deal-hopes-drive-european-shares-to-21-month-high-idUSKBN1X70OI2019-10-29
Parliament has been at boiling point since it reconvened on Wednesday with Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his opponents clashing in hours of furious argument over Brexit NegativeLONDON A Banksy painting of primates sitting in Britains parliament goes under the hammer next week and is expected to fetch up to http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-art/monkey-business-banksys-primates-in-parliament-up-for-auction-idUSKBN1WC1LP2019-10-29
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to grant Chinas Huawei technologies Co Ltd access to the UKs future 5G telecoms network the Sunday Times reported on Sunday PositiveBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to grant Chinas Huawei technologies Co Ltd access to the UKs future 5G telecoms network the Sunday Times reported on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-huawei/boris-johnson-set-to-grant-huawei-access-to-uks-5g-network-the-sunday-times-idUSKBN1X600T2019-10-27
BRUSSELS The European Union agreed on Friday to Londons request for a Brexit deadline extension but set no new departure date giving Britains divided parliament time to decide on Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call for a snap election PositiveBRUSSELS The European Union agreed on Friday to Londons request for a Brexit deadline extension but set no new departure date giving Britains divided parliament time to decide on Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call for a snap election http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/eu-agrees-brexit-extension-but-sets-no-date-as-uk-squabbles-over-election-idUSKBN1X32PJ2019-10-26
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson conceded on Thursday for the first time that he would not meet his do or deadline to leave the European Union next week NegativeSHANGHAI Asian shares inched up on Friday tracking small gains in world markets as positive earnings offset economic growth concerns while sterling weakened as the prospect of a UK election added fresh uncertainty to Brexit dramas http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-track-modest-global-gains-sterling-lower-idUSKBN1X403R2019-10-25
on Thursday after British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call for a general election on Dec NeutralSHANGHAI Asian shares wobbled on Friday as investors were reluctant to make big bets ahead of key central bank policy meetings next week against the backdrop of slowing global growth while sterling extended its slide on a fresh bout of Brexit anxiety http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-track-modest-global-gains-sterling-lower-idUSKBN1X403R2019-10-25
NEW YORK Oct 24 The pound pared losses against the dollar on Thursday in the wake of British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call for a Dec NegativeSterling down but well off session lows http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-sterling-pares-losses-after-pm-calls-for-election-sp-500-up-idUSL2N2791EG2019-10-25
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was appalled by the news and was receiving regular updates about the investigation which was focused on human trafficking NegativeGRAYS England British police found the bodies of 39 people inside a truck at an industrial estate near London on Wednesday and said they had arrested the driver on suspicion of murder http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-bodies/driver-arrested-after-39-found-dead-in-truck-near-london-idUSKBN1X20VR2019-10-24
A second referendum could be possible if Prime Minister Boris Johnson fails to win support for his new Brexit divorce deal NegativeLOD Israel British billionaire Richard Branson backed a second Brexit referendum on Wednesday in the belief that Britons would reverse a decision to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-virgin-branson/second-brexit-referendum-would-keep-britain-in-eu-virgins-branson-idUSKBN1X229E2019-10-24
Earlier on Tuesday the British Parliament rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnsons proposed timetable to pass Brexit legislation making ratification of his deal by the Oct NeutralPARIS France is ready to grant an additional few days in order to facilitate the vote on Brexit legislation but rules out any extension beyond that a diplomatic source said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-france-brexit/france-to-review-purely-technical-brexit-delay-at-end-of-week-diplomatic-source-idUSKBN1X12L62019-10-23
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is battling to push legislation through the House of Commons that will enact his lastminute Brexit deal PositiveSterling dips http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-earnings-lift-stocks-sterling-dips-as-more-brexit-news-to-come-idUSL5N2775T02019-10-23
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a potentially perilous ratification of his Brexit divorce deal in the British parliament after the speaker refused to allow a vote on it on Monday NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a potentially perilous ratification of his Brexit divorce deal in the British parliament after the speaker refused to allow a vote on it on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/johnson-faces-perilous-brexit-ratification-after-deal-vote-blocked-idUSKBN1X00MJ2019-10-22
In Britain the parliaments speaker refused to allow a vote on Boris Johnsons divorce deal with the European Union suggesting the British prime minister faces further problems in Brexit ratification NegativeOil ends lower http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-climb-on-hopes-for-progress-in-trade-dollar-up-idUSL2N2761532019-10-22
The British parliaments speaker refused to allow a vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit divorce deal suggesting Johnson faces further problems in the Brexit ratification NegativeOil falls http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-climb-on-hopes-for-progress-in-trade-sterling-edges-up-idUSL5N27661Q2019-10-22
31 despite a letter that Prime Minister Boris Johnson was forced by parliament to send to the bloc requesting a Brexit delay NegativeLONDON The British government insisted on Sunday the country will leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-will-happen-on-oct-31-despite-pms-unsigned-delay-request-uk-says-idUSKBN1WY0Q62019-10-21
BELFAST The head of Northern Irelands influential Orange Order said on Sunday unionists in the province should avoid staging violent protests over British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal despite feeling that they had been let down NegativeBELFAST The head of Northern Irelands influential Orange Order said on Sunday unionists in the province should avoid staging violent protests over British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal despite feeling that they had been let down http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/exclusive-northern-irelands-orange-order-discourages-protests-over-brexit-deal-idUSKBN1WZ0NJ2019-10-21
BRUSSELS Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Saturday afternoon that Britain has not yet made any request to delay Brexit after Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost a vote in the UK parliament that means he is obliged to seek a postponement NegativeBRUSSELS Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Saturday afternoon that Britain has not yet made any request to delay Brexit after Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost a vote in the UK parliament that means he is obliged to seek a postponement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/irelands-varadkar-says-no-british-request-to-delay-brexit-yet-idUSKBN1WY0GZ2019-10-20
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost a vote in parliament on Saturday that means he is now obliged to request a postponement to Britains departure from the European Union NegativeBRUSSELS The European Commission said Britain must inform the EU executive of its next steps as soon as possible after parliament voted on Saturday to postpone a key vote on a Brexit deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-commission/eu-executive-asks-uk-to-inform-of-next-brexit-steps-asap-idUSKBN1WY0EA2019-10-20
LONDON Oct 20 Britains opposition Labour Party will try to amend legislation to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal the partys finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday PositiveLONDON Oct 20 Britains opposition Labour Party will try to amend legislation to ratify Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal the partys finance spokesman John McDonnell said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-mcdonnell/uks-labour-will-try-to-amend-brexit-deal-legislation-finance-spokesman-idUSS8N26806K2019-10-20
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson puts his lastminute Brexit deal to a vote in an extraordinary sitting of the British parliament on Saturday a day of reckoning that could decide the course of the United Kingdoms departure from the European Union PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson puts his lastminute Brexit deal to a vote in an extraordinary sitting of the British parliament on Saturday a day of reckoning that could decide the course of the United Kingdoms departure from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-day-of-reckoning-parliament-to-vote-on-johnsons-deal-idUSKBN1WX2M22019-10-19
Britains Parliament will vote on Saturday on whether to approve Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit deal secured this week PositiveSince the Brexit vote in 2016 Britain has leapfrogged the United States to become the largest center for trading interest rate swaps http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lse-outlook/lse-gets-earnings-boost-ahead-of-refinitiv-deal-vote-idUSKBN1WX0K12019-10-19
DUBLIN Dominic Grieve one of 21 lawmakers ousted from British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party last month will oppose Johnsons Brexit deal in a parliamentary vote on Saturday unless it is subsequently put to a referendum NegativeDUBLIN Dominic Grieve one of 21 lawmakers ousted from British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party last month will oppose Johnsons Brexit deal in a parliamentary vote on Saturday unless it is subsequently put to a referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-grieve/uk-lawmaker-grieve-will-oppose-brexit-deal-unless-put-to-referendum-idUSKBN1WW2F22019-10-18
DUBLIN Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party will encourage likeminded members of British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government to oppose his Brexit deal one of its 10 members of parliament said on Thursday PositiveDUBLIN Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party will encourage likeminded members of British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government to oppose his Brexit deal one of its 10 members of parliament said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-dup-vote/dup-will-encourage-conservative-lawmakers-to-oppose-brexit-deal-idUSKBN1WW2AC2019-10-18
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday that Britain and the EU had agreed a new Brexit deal but he still faces resistance from other parties in parliament PositiveLONDON Britains impending departure from the European Union is creating expansion opportunities for specialist general insurers who buy up and manage policies closed to new customers http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-britain-eu-insurance-legacy/brexit-may-spur-more-deals-in-legacy-general-insurance-policies-idUSKBN1WW2CV2019-10-18
TOKYO Oct 18 The British pound traded near a fivemonth high against the dollar and the euro after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Union leaders agreed a new deal for Britain to exit the bloc PositiveSterling on the up after new Brexit deal reached http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterling-holds-gains-near-5-month-top-on-brexit-deal-but-hurdles-remain-idUSL3N2724ZK2019-10-18
The DUPs opposition reduces the chances of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson winning parliamentary ratification at the extraordinary session of parliament on Saturday Negativegold oil settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-sterling-rise-on-long-awaited-brexit-deal-idUSL2N2721ID2019-10-18
That reduces the chances of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson winning parliamentary ratification for the deal PositiveSterling losses gains as Brexit deal cheers nagged by doubts http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-europes-brexit-deal-cheers-dampened-by-familiar-snags-idUSL5N2724TB2019-10-18
Still many doubts remained not the least of which is if British Prime Minister Boris Johnson can ensure his government and factious parliament approve the plan PositiveAsian stocks barely moved on Thursday as soft U.S. retail sales data raised fears about the health of the worlds largest economy sucking the steam out of a fivesession rally while hopes of a Brexit deal kept sterling volatile http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-pause-after-five-day-rally-brexit-in-focus-idUSKBN1WW0332019-10-17
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has vowed to take Britain out of the EU with or without a deal by the end of October NegativeLONDON Uncertainty surrounding Britains exit from the European Union has hit science funding to the tune of almost half a billion euros and is putting off international researchers from coming to Britain a leading institution said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-science/brexit-hits-uk-science-funding-deters-international-researchers-idUSKBN1WV29X2019-10-17
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson last week urged U.S. President Donald Trump to reconsider a decision to let her claim immunity NegativeThe parents of a British teenager killed in a car crash involving a U.S. diplomats wife vowed on Monday to keep fighting until they get justice for their son after the American woman returned to the United States following the accident http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-usa-crash-parents/do-the-right-thing-family-of-uk-teen-killed-in-crash-tells-u-s-diplomats-wife-idUSKBN1WT26R2019-10-15
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wants to strike an exit deal at an EU summit on Thursday and Friday to allow an orderly departure on Oct NegativeTOKYO Asian stocks and the pound gained on Tuesday as investors held out hope that Britain still had a chance of avoiding a messy exit from the European Union at key negotiations this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/global-stocks-pound-rise-on-cautious-brexit-deal-hopes-idUSKBN1WU0362019-10-15
LONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue NegativeLONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-britain/uks-johnson-urges-erdogan-to-end-conflict-and-enter-dialogue-idUSL5N26X0MK2019-10-14
LONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue NegativeLONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-britain/uks-johnson-urges-erdogan-to-end-conflict-and-enter-dialogue-idUSL5N26X0MK2019-10-14
LONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue NegativeLONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-britain/uks-johnson-urges-erdogan-to-end-conflict-and-enter-dialogue-idUSL5N26X0MK2019-10-14
LONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue NegativeLONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-britain/uks-johnson-urges-erdogan-to-end-conflict-and-enter-dialogue-idUSL5N26X0MK2019-10-14
LONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue NegativeLONDON Oct 12 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday that Britain had grave about Turkeys military action in northern Syria and urged the president to end the conflict and enter into dialogue http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/syria-security-turkey-britain/uks-johnson-urges-erdogan-to-end-conflict-and-enter-dialogue-idUSL5N26X0MK2019-10-14
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-raab/uks-johnson-sticking-to-brexit-plans-says-foreign-minister-idUSKCN1VT07N2019-10-14
LIVERPOOL England Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was meeting his British counterpart Boris Johnson on Thursday to see if they could make any progress in Britains negotiations with the European Union to leave the bloc NeutralLIVERPOOL England Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was meeting his British counterpart Boris Johnson on Thursday to see if they could make any progress in Britains negotiations with the European Union to leave the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-varadkar/irish-pm-says-in-uk-to-see-if-any-brexit-progress-can-be-made-idUSKBN1WP1QJ2019-10-11
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday urged President Donald Trump to reconsider a decision to let a U.S. diplomats wife use diplomatic immunity after she was involved in a fatal car crash in England and then left the country NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday urged President Donald Trump to reconsider a decision to let a U.S. diplomats wife use diplomatic immunity after she was involved in a fatal car crash in England and then left the country http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-usa-crash-johnson/uk-pm-johnson-urges-trump-to-reconsider-u-s-crash-case-stance-idUSKBN1WO2KQ2019-10-10
The European Union told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson he must make significant concessions if he wants to strike a lastminute Brexit deal NegativeThe European Union told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson he must make significant concessions if he wants to strike a lastminute Brexit deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/eu-tells-britain-make-more-concessions-if-you-want-a-brexit-deal-idUSKBN1WN2EP2019-10-10
BERLIN Germanys position on Brexit has not changed a government spokesman said on Wednesday declining to comment on the content of a telephone conversation between Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday NegativeBERLIN Germanys position on Brexit has not changed a government spokesman said on Wednesday declining to comment on the content of a telephone conversation between Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany/germanys-position-on-brexit-has-not-changed-government-spokesman-says-idUSKBN1WO1F42019-10-10
The Democratic Unionist Party would have an effective veto on postBrexit customs checks on the Irish border under proposals tabled by Prime Minister Boris Johnson PositiveBELFAST The small Northern Irish party supporting the British government would emphatically oppose any scheme to give the devolved assembly in Belfast a way out of a Brexit backstop after a number of years a senior member of the party said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/dup-would-oppose-reported-eu-brexit-offer-over-northern-ireland-veto-idUSKBN1WO1062019-10-10
DUBLIN It will be very difficult to secure a Brexit agreement by next week with big gaps remaining in the British position Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Tuesday following a phone call with his British counterpart Boris Johnson NegativeDUBLIN It will be very difficult to secure a Brexit agreement by next week with big gaps remaining in the British position Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Tuesday following a phone call with his British counterpart Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-varadkar/very-difficult-to-secure-brexit-deal-by-next-week-irish-pm-idUSKBN1WN2EN2019-10-09
BRUSSELS European Parliament head David Sassoli said on Tuesday after meeting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that there has been no in Brexit talks NegativeBRUSSELS European Parliament head David Sassoli said on Tuesday after meeting British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that there has been no in Brexit talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-sassoli/eu-parliament-head-says-no-progress-in-brexit-talks-idUSKBN1WN25X2019-10-09
Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva would not comment on reports of German Chancellor Angela Merkels phone conversation with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday morning NeutralBRUSSELS The European Union still wants a deal with Britain on the countrys exit from the bloc and is also determined to protect the Good Friday agreement that ended decades of violence in Northern Ireland the European Commission said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-position/eu-position-remains-that-it-wants-a-brexit-deal-commission-idUSKBN1WN13T2019-10-09
DUBLIN The leader of the small Northern Irish party that supports Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government accused the European Union and Ireland on Tuesday of trying to trap the British territory in a permanent customs union NegativeDUBLIN The leader of the small Northern Irish party that supports Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government accused the European Union and Ireland on Tuesday of trying to trap the British territory in a permanent customs union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-dup/dup-leader-accuses-eu-and-dublin-of-trying-to-trap-northern-ireland-idUSKBN1WN13C2019-10-09
BERLIN A spokesman for Angela Merkel has confirmed that the German chancellor had a phone conversation with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday declining to give further details PositiveBERLIN A spokesman for Angela Merkel has confirmed that the German chancellor had a phone conversation with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday declining to give further details http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-merkel/germany-confirms-merkel-johnson-phone-call-idUSKBN1WN1222019-10-09
DUBLIN Oct 9 It will be very difficult to secure a Brexit agreement by next week with big gaps remaining in the British position Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Tuesday following a phone call with his British counterpart Boris Johnson Negativedate and slug edits http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu/update-1-irish-pm-says-very-difficult-to-secure-brexit-deal-by-next-week-idUSL5N26U0QG2019-10-09
STOCKHOLM Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven had a conversation over the phone on Monday with his British counterpart Boris Johnson concerning Britains recent proposals for its departure from the EU a spokesperson for Lofven said PositiveSTOCKHOLM Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven had a conversation over the phone on Monday with his British counterpart Boris Johnson concerning Britains recent proposals for its departure from the EU a spokesperson for Lofven said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-sweden/swedish-pm-lofven-had-constructive-talk-with-uks-johnson-lofven-spokesman-idUSKBN1WM1O92019-10-08
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that he wanted a U.S. diplomats wife who was involved in a fatal car crash to return to Britain and that it was wrong for her to have used diplomatic immunity to leave the country NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that he wanted a U.S. diplomats wife who was involved in a fatal car crash to return to Britain and that it was wrong for her to have used diplomatic immunity to leave the country http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-usa-crash/uks-johnson-urges-return-of-u-s-diplomats-wife-over-fatal-crash-idUSKBN1WM15S2019-10-08
Earlier Prime Minister Boris Johnsons spokesman said the British leader would make a call to U.S. President Donald Trump to raise the case if necessary PositiveLONDON British foreign minister Dominic Raab told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday he was disappointed by a U.S. decision to let a diplomats wife who was involved in a fatal car crash use diplomatic immunity to leave Britain http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-usa-crash-raab/uk-foreign-minister-raab-raises-crash-case-with-pompeo-idUSKBN1WM1MK2019-10-08
LONDON U.S. businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri on Monday repeatedly refused to answer questions about whether or not she had an intimate relationship with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson when he was mayor of London NegativeLONDON U.S. businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri on Monday repeatedly refused to answer questions about whether or not she had an intimate relationship with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson when he was mayor of London http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/u-s-entrepreneur-arcuri-refuses-to-answer-questions-about-intimacy-with-boris-johnson-idUSKBN1WM0GR2019-10-07
DUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is seeking a meeting with his British counterpart Boris Johnson next week stressing on Saturday that time was tight for London to go further with the fresh Brexit proposals it presented this week PositiveDUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is seeking a meeting with his British counterpart Boris Johnson next week stressing on Saturday that time was tight for London to go further with the fresh Brexit proposals it presented this week http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/irish-pm-says-seeking-to-meet-uks-johnson-on-brexit-next-week-idUSKCN1WK0JO2019-10-06
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will send a letter to the European Union asking for a Brexit delay if no divorce deal has been reached by Oct NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will send a letter to the European Union asking for a Brexit delay if no divorce deal has been reached by Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-court-extension/uk-pm-johnson-will-ask-for-brexit-extension-if-no-deal-by-october-19-court-told-idUSKBN1WJ1BR2019-10-05
DUBLIN The deputy leader of the Northern Irish party that supports Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative government on Thursday said the reaction of the Irish government to Britains Brexit proposals shows that was a trap NegativeDUBLIN The deputy leader of the Northern Irish party that supports Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative government on Thursday said the reaction of the Irish government to Britains Brexit proposals shows that was a trap http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/dup-deputy-leader-says-ireland-reaction-shows-backstop-a-trap-idUSKBN1WI1X72019-10-04
DUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons lastditch Brexit offer concerning the Irish border is the basis for discussions but not of an agreement a junior Irish minister said on Thursday NegativeDUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons lastditch Brexit offer concerning the Irish border is the basis for discussions but not of an agreement a junior Irish minister said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-odonovan/british-brexit-proposals-on-border-are-basis-for-talks-irish-minister-idUSKBN1WI0KQ2019-10-04
DUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on Wednesday told British counterpart Boris Johnson that new proposals on Britains exit from the European union did not fully meet agreed objectives but said he would study them further and consult with EU partners NegativeDUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on Wednesday told British counterpart Boris Johnson that new proposals on Britains exit from the European union did not fully meet agreed objectives but said he would study them further and consult with EU partners http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-proposal/ireland-says-uk-brexit-proposals-do-not-fully-meet-agreed-objectives-idUSKBN1WH2522019-10-03
LONDON A new Brexit plan from Prime Minister Boris Johnson would likely win enough support to be approved by Britains Parliament senior minister Michael Gove said on Wednesday adding that Brussels should take confidence from that PositiveLONDON A new Brexit plan from Prime Minister Boris Johnson would likely win enough support to be approved by Britains Parliament senior minister Michael Gove said on Wednesday adding that Brussels should take confidence from that http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-gove/uk-parliament-would-back-johnsons-brexit-plan-gove-idUSKBN1WH2KP2019-10-03
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will ask Queen Elizabeth to suspend or prorogue parliament for a matter of days from next Tuesday to launch its new legislative agenda NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will ask Queen Elizabeth to suspend or prorogue parliament for a matter of days from next Tuesday to launch its new legislative agenda http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-prorogue/uk-to-suspend-parliament-for-routine-short-period-to-launch-policy-program-idUSKBN1WH2AA2019-10-03
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke on Wednesday to Germanys Angela Merkel Irelands Leo Varadkar and JeanClaude Juncker president of the European Commission to discuss his new proposals on Brexit PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke on Wednesday to Germanys Angela Merkel Irelands Leo Varadkar and JeanClaude Juncker president of the European Commission to discuss his new proposals on Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-talks/uks-johnson-speaks-to-merkel-varadkar-and-juncker-on-new-brexit-deal-idUSKBN1WH22W2019-10-03
LONDON The head of a group of eurosceptic lawmakers in Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party welcomed the governments new Brexit plan on Wednesday but said he still had some concerns around elements of the deal PositiveLONDON The head of a group of eurosceptic lawmakers in Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Conservative Party welcomed the governments new Brexit plan on Wednesday but said he still had some concerns around elements of the deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-europsceptics/uk-eurosceptic-lawmaker-welcomes-johnsons-brexit-plan-still-has-some-concerns-idUSKBN1WH1Z22019-10-03
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons proposal to remove the Irish backstop from a Brexit deal is like putting your head in a crocodiles mouth and hoping for the the leader of the Brexit Party Nigel Farage said on Wednesday PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons proposal to remove the Irish backstop from a Brexit deal is like putting your head in a crocodiles mouth and hoping for the the leader of the Brexit Party Nigel Farage said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-farage/uk-brexit-plan-like-putting-your-head-in-crocodiles-mouth-and-hoping-for-the-best-farage-idUSKBN1WH1UP2019-10-03
DUBLIN Irelands prime minister on Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Boris Johnsons denial that Britain intends to propose putting customs posts on the Irish border as part of a plan to replace the contentious insurance policy NegativeDUBLIN Irelands prime minister on Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Boris Johnsons denial that Britain intends to propose putting customs posts on the Irish border as part of a plan to replace the contentious insurance policy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-varadkar/varadkar-glad-customs-posts-not-part-of-british-governments-plan-to-replace-backstop-idUSKBN1WG40E2019-10-02
British government bonds had sold off as Prime Minister Boris Johnson pitched new proposals for an amended Brexit agreement that would remove the contested insurance policy for the Irish border PositiveBy David Randall http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-fears-of-u-s-slowdown-weigh-on-stocks-bonds-rally-idUSL2N26M0YJ2019-10-02
MANCHESTER England British Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied on Monday that he had inappropriately touched a female journalist 20 years ago and said the public were more interested in hearing about his plans for public services PositiveMANCHESTER England British Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied on Monday that he had inappropriately touched a female journalist 20 years ago and said the public were more interested in hearing about his plans for public services http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/british-pm-johnson-denies-groping-allegations-as-party-conference-opens-idUSKBN1WF0KX2019-10-01
MANCHESTER England As Britains governing Conservatives hold their annual conference in Manchester there is one riddle which has echoed around the bars and restaurants how will Prime Minister Boris Johnson fulfill his pledge to deliver Brexit on Oct PositiveMANCHESTER England As Britains governing Conservatives hold their annual conference in Manchester there is one riddle which has echoed around the bars and restaurants how will Prime Minister Boris Johnson fulfill his pledge to deliver Brexit on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-brexit/bluff-or-masterstroke-johnsons-brexit-riddle-baffles-his-party-idUSKBN1WF1PA2019-10-01
MANCHESTER England Sept 29 The leader of Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party Arlene Foster said on Sunday that she supported British Prime Minister Boris Johnson but could not accept leaving the EU on different terms to the rest of the country NegativeMANCHESTER England Sept 29 The leader of Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party Arlene Foster said on Sunday that she supported British Prime Minister Boris Johnson but could not accept leaving the EU on different terms to the rest of the country http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-dup/n-irelands-dup-leader-foster-backs-pm-johnsons-brexit-push-idUSS8N26104E2019-09-30
Parliament has been at boiling point since it reconvened on Wednesday with Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his opponents clashing in hours of furious argument over Brexit NegativeLONDON A Banksy painting of primates sitting in Britains parliament goes under the hammer next week and is expected to fetch up to http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-art/monkey-business-banksys-primates-in-parliament-up-for-auction-idUSKBN1WC1LP2019-09-28
Barnier declined to comment on spiraling political crisis in Britain where parliament resumed on Wednesday after the Supreme Court ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnson unlawfully suspended it NegativeBRUSSELS The European Unions Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Thursday that Britain had yet to provide legal and proposals that could break the Brexit impasse http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-barnier/eu-still-awaits-legal-and-operational-brexit-ideas-from-uk-barnier-idUSKBN1WB0OC2019-09-26
BRUSSELS The European Commission declined to comment on internal constitutional of the United Kingdom after the Supreme Court there ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnsons suspension of parliament was unlawful NegativeBRUSSELS The European Commission declined to comment on internal constitutional of the United Kingdom after the Supreme Court there ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnsons suspension of parliament was unlawful http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-court-commission/eu-executive-declines-comment-after-top-uk-court-rules-against-pm-johnson-idUSKBN1W917H2019-09-26
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has made great play about how he stands strong for British Unite Regional Secretary Jackie Pollock said PositiveBELFAST Wrightbus maker of Londons red doubledeckers and one of Northern Irelands largest manufacturers was placed into administration on Wednesday with almost all of its 1250 staff losing their jobs administrators Deloitte said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nireland-economy-wrightbus/northern-irelands-boris-bus-maker-wrightbus-enters-administration-1200-jobs-lost-idUSKBN1WA1FG2019-09-26
We call on Boris Johnson to back control and nationalize to invest in securing UK bus manufacturing capacity NegativeBELFAST Wrightbus maker of Londons red doubledeckers and one of Northern Irelands largest manufacturers was placed into administration on Wednesday with almost all of its 1250 staff losing their jobs administrators Deloitte said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nireland-economy-wrightbus/northern-irelands-boris-bus-maker-wrightbus-enters-administration-1200-jobs-lost-idUSKBN1WA1FG2019-09-26
LONDON The UK Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that Boris Johnsons decision to shut down parliament in the runup to Brexit was unlawful but a defiant prime minister said he disagreed and vowed that Britain would leave the EU by Oct NegativeLONDON The UK Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that Boris Johnsons decision to shut down parliament in the runup to Brexit was unlawful but a defiant prime minister said he disagreed and vowed that Britain would leave the EU by Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-court-ruling/uk-court-rules-johnson-suspended-parliament-unlawfully-pm-defiant-idUSKBN1W91242019-09-25
DUBLIN A senior lawmaker in the Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of parliament support Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Tuesday said it was still possible to get a Brexit deal approved by the British parliament PositiveDUBLIN A senior lawmaker in the Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of parliament support Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Tuesday said it was still possible to get a Brexit deal approved by the British parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-dup/dup-lawmaker-thinks-its-still-possible-to-get-a-brexit-deal-idUSKBN1W91ND2019-09-25
DUBLIN The leader of the Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of parliament support Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Tuesday said the judgment of the Supreme Court has to be respected PositiveDUBLIN The leader of the Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of parliament support Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Tuesday said the judgment of the Supreme Court has to be respected http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-court-dup/dup-leader-foster-says-supreme-court-decision-has-to-be-respected-idUSKBN1W91DG2019-09-25
YORK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and unions questioned the part played by Thomas Cooks richly rewarded bosses in the companys demise on Tuesday and asked why the state had to foot the bill for bringing tens of thousands of tourists home NegativeYORK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and unions questioned the part played by Thomas Cooks richly rewarded bosses in the companys demise on Tuesday and asked why the state had to foot the bill for bringing tens of thousands of tourists home http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-thomas-cook-grp-passengers/as-thomas-cook-customers-return-home-blame-game-begins-idUSKBN1W90HO2019-09-25
NEW YORK Sept 24 A gauge of global stocks fell on Tuesday as calls for the impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump grew louder while the British pound firmed as the UK Supreme Court ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnsons decision to suspend parliament was unlawful Negative500 index falls as Trump impeachment rumblings increase http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-lower-as-trump-impeachment-talk-swirls-sterling-gains-after-brexit-ruling-idUSL2N26F1AS2019-09-25
NEW YORK Sept 24 Hopes for rekindled trade talks between the United States and China supported stock markets on Tuesday while the British pound firmed as the UK Supreme Court ruled Prime Minister Boris Johnsons decision to suspend parliament was unlawful Positive500 index climbs as Mnuchin confirms trade talks http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-trade-optimism-aids-stocks-sterling-gains-after-brexit-ruling-idUSL5N26F4P32019-09-25
UNITED NATIONS British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushed for a new negotiation beyond a 2015 nuclear between Iran and world powers after attacks on Saudi Arabias oil facilities bringing his country closer to U.S. calls for a tougher deal with Tehran PositiveUNITED NATIONS British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushed for a new negotiation beyond a 2015 nuclear between Iran and world powers after attacks on Saudi Arabias oil facilities bringing his country closer to U.S. calls for a tougher deal with Tehran http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-iran-un/after-saudi-attack-britains-johnson-proposes-new-negotiation-on-iran-deal-idUSKBN1W81TK2019-09-24
NEW YORK U.S. President Donald Trump responded positively to British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons idea of creating a new nuclear deal with Iran saying that he respected Johnson and was not surprised he had floated the idea PositiveNEW YORK U.S. President Donald Trump responded positively to British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons idea of creating a new nuclear deal with Iran saying that he respected Johnson and was not surprised he had floated the idea http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-un-johnson-trump/trump-upbeat-on-johnsons-idea-of-new-iran-deal-idUSKBN1W82452019-09-24
NEW YORK British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that regardless of anyones views on the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and major powers it was time to negotiate a new agreement PositiveNEW YORK British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that regardless of anyones views on the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and major powers it was time to negotiate a new agreement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-un-britain/uks-johnson-says-its-time-to-move-forward-and-do-new-iran-deal-idUSKBN1W82182019-09-24
Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged to get stranded British travelers home another headache for his government as it tries to negotiate a fiendishly complicated withdrawal from the European Union NegativeThe liquidation marks the end of a British company that started in 1841 running local rail excursions and grew to pioneer the family package holiday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-thomas-cook-grp-investment/hundreds-of-thousands-stranded-after-travel-firm-thomas-cook-collapses-idUSKBN1W801E2019-09-24
2442 as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cautioned that there would be no Brexit breakthrough at talks with European leaders in New York NegativeGerman flash PMI worse than expected in September http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-euro-drops-as-economic-gloom-deepens-idUSL5N26E1V82019-09-24
NEW YORK Britain believes it is very likely Iran was behind an attack on Saudi oil facilities and London will work with the United States and European allies to deescalate tensions in the Gulf Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday NegativeNEW YORK Britain believes it is very likely Iran was behind an attack on Saudi oil facilities and London will work with the United States and European allies to deescalate tensions in the Gulf Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-britain/very-likely-indeed-iran-was-behind-saudi-attacks-uk-pm-johnson-idUSKBN1W80AS2019-09-24
NEW YORK Britain believes Iran was responsible for an attack on Saudi oil facilities and will work with the United States and European allies on a joint response Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday NegativeNEW YORK Britain believes Iran was responsible for an attack on Saudi oil facilities and will work with the United States and European allies on a joint response Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-saudi-aramco-britain/uk-believes-iran-was-behind-saudi-oil-attacks-pm-johnson-idUSKBN1W80AS2019-09-23
25 fund for scientists around the world to create and test new technology to help developing countries reduce carbon emissions Prime Minister Boris Johnson will say on Monday PositiveLONDON Britain will create a 1 billion pound http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-climate-change-un-britain/britain-to-create-1-billion-pound-fund-for-clean-energy-technology-idUSKBN1W70VD2019-09-23
NEW YORK British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday questioned whether the directors of companies such as collapsed travel company Thomas Cook were properly incentivized to avoid bankruptcy NegativeNEW YORK British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday questioned whether the directors of companies such as collapsed travel company Thomas Cook were properly incentivized to avoid bankruptcy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-thomascookgrp-investment-johnson/uk-pm-johnson-questions-whether-thomas-cook-bosses-properly-incentivized-idUSKBN1W809X2019-09-23
NEW YORK Sept 23 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday questioned whether the directors of companies such as collapsed travel company Thomas Cook were properly incentivised to avoid bankruptcy Negativetypo in quote in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/thomascookgrp-investment-johnson/update-1-uk-pm-johnson-questions-whether-thomas-cook-bosses-properly-incentivised-idUSL5N26E0M62019-09-23
NEW YORK Sept 23 Britain believes Iran was responsible for an attack on Saudi oil facilities and will work with the United States and European allies on a joint response Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday NegativeNEW YORK Sept 23 Britain believes Iran was responsible for an attack on Saudi oil facilities and will work with the United States and European allies on a joint response Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/saudi-aramco-britain/uk-believes-iran-was-behind-saudi-oil-attacks-pm-johnson-idUSL5N26E0562019-09-23
LONDON Sept 20 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will hold talks with European leaders on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York next week as part of his push to secure a Brexit deal by the end of October PositiveLONDON Sept 20 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will hold talks with European leaders on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York next week as part of his push to secure a Brexit deal by the end of October http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson/uk-pm-johnson-to-meet-european-leaders-in-new-york-in-push-for-brexit-deal-idUSL5N26B44M2019-09-21
DUBLIN Ireland said on Thursday that the United Kingdom had failed to supply credible Brexit proposals adding that there had been no breakthrough at talks last night with the Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government NegativeDUBLIN Ireland said on Thursday that the United Kingdom had failed to supply credible Brexit proposals adding that there had been no breakthrough at talks last night with the Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/ireland-says-no-brexit-breakthrough-as-eu-needs-credible-proposals-idUSKBN1W41292019-09-20
DUBLIN The Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government said on Wednesday it believed a deal could be secured for an orderly British exit from the European Union if flexibility is shown by all sides PositiveDUBLIN The Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government said on Wednesday it believed a deal could be secured for an orderly British exit from the European Union if flexibility is shown by all sides http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-dup/northern-irelands-dup-sees-brexit-deal-if-both-sides-flexible-idUSKBN1W32JW2019-09-19
DUBLIN The leader of the Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government met with the Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar in Dublin on Wednesday evening national broadcaster RTE reported PositiveDUBLIN The leader of the Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government met with the Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar in Dublin on Wednesday evening national broadcaster RTE reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-dup-leader/dup-leader-meets-irish-pm-in-dublin-to-discuss-backstop-idUSKBN1W32Z22019-09-19
MADRID Sept 19 British Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Thursday the conservative government will abide by the upcoming Supreme Court ruling on the parliament suspension ordered by Prime Minister Boris Johnson NegativeMADRID Sept 19 British Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Thursday the conservative government will abide by the upcoming Supreme Court ruling on the parliament suspension ordered by Prime Minister Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/britain-eu-spain/barclay-says-british-government-will-abide-by-supreme-court-ruling-on-parliament-suspension-idUSL5N26A1F02019-09-19
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said he would obey the law but would still take Britain out of the European Union at the end of October with or without a deal NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said he would obey the law but would still take Britain out of the European Union at the end of October with or without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-law/johnson-says-he-will-obey-the-law-but-still-take-uk-out-of-eu-on-october-31-idUSKBN1W12A62019-09-18
LUXEMBOURG British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was booed on Monday by protesters after talks with his counterpart in Luxembourg putting off a briefing with reporters due to the protests NeutralLUXEMBOURG British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was booed on Monday by protesters after talks with his counterpart in Luxembourg putting off a briefing with reporters due to the protests http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-luxembourg-booed/uk-pm-johnson-booed-by-protesters-in-luxembourg-idUSKBN1W11PU2019-09-18
LUXEMBOURG There is the good shape of a Brexit deal but it is not necessarily in the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday following a meeting with European Commission President JeanClaude Juncker in Luxembourg PositiveLUXEMBOURG There is the good shape of a Brexit deal but it is not necessarily in the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday following a meeting with European Commission President JeanClaude Juncker in Luxembourg http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-deal/uk-pm-johnson-says-brexit-deal-not-in-the-bag-but-can-see-rough-shape-of-it-idUSKBN1W11TY2019-09-18
LUXEMBOURG Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel lashed out at British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday for failing to propose serious alternatives to unlock a Brexit deal before the Oct NeutralLUXEMBOURG Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel lashed out at British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday for failing to propose serious alternatives to unlock a Brexit deal before the Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-bettel/luxembourg-pm-bettel-says-onus-on-pm-johnson-to-propose-workable-brexit-fix-idUSKBN1W11RV2019-09-18
BRUSSELS European Commission President JeanClaude Juncker told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday he must present workable proposals to replace the Brexit backstop in their stalled divorce deal which the executive said had still not been made NegativeBRUSSELS European Commission President JeanClaude Juncker told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday he must present workable proposals to replace the Brexit backstop in their stalled divorce deal which the executive said had still not been made http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-statement/eus-juncker-to-pm-johnson-britain-must-make-proposals-to-replace-backstop-idUSKBN1W11F02019-09-18
DUBLIN The Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of parliament support British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government believe a deal can be done in the coming weeks to maintain an open border in Ireland a senior member said on Sunday PositiveDUBLIN The Northern Ireland party whose 10 members of parliament support British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government believe a deal can be done in the coming weeks to maintain an open border in Ireland a senior member said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/northern-irelands-dup-says-still-time-for-brexit-border-deal-idUSKBN1W008Q2019-09-18
DUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was not sure his British counterpart Boris Johnson would be able to make the compromises necessary to get a Brexit deal that would win enough support from UK lawmakers to ratify it PositiveDUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was not sure his British counterpart Boris Johnson would be able to make the compromises necessary to get a Brexit deal that would win enough support from UK lawmakers to ratify it http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-deal/ireland-doubts-uk-pms-ability-to-pass-any-new-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1VY1F92019-09-18
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he will take the country out of the EU on Oct NeutralSYDNEY Britains Trade Minister Liz Truss said on Wednesday she expects to complete a wideranging trade deal with Australia within months of exiting the European Union http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-australia-britain/britain-hopes-for-trade-deal-with-australia-within-months-of-brexit-idUSKBN1W30CC2019-09-18
Boris Johnson must now admit that he has been dishonest with the British people about the consequence of a No Deal Brexit PositiveLONDON The British governments plans for a nodeal Brexit warn of severe disruption to crossChannel routes affecting the supply of medicines and certain types of fresh foods and say that protests and counterprotests will take place across the country accompanied by a possible rise in public disorder http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-worst-case/uks-worst-case-no-deal-brexit-plan-warns-of-food-shortages-public-disorder-idUSKCN1VW2KZ2019-09-12
DUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his Northern Ireland allies that he is opposed to the idea of a socalled Northern Irelandonly backstop to get a Brexit deal done Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster said on Tuesday PositiveDUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his Northern Ireland allies that he is opposed to the idea of a socalled Northern Irelandonly backstop to get a Brexit deal done Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/british-pm-remains-opposed-to-northern-ireland-only-backstop-dup-idUSKCN1VV2G82019-09-12
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said Britain must leave the EU on Oct NegativeBELFAST Belfasts High Court is to rule on Thursday on the legality of a British exit from the European Union without a withdrawal agreement after an activist argued such a move would not be compatible with Northern Irelands 1998 peace accord http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/northern-irish-court-to-make-no-deal-brexit-ruling-on-thursday-idUSKCN1VV15C2019-09-12
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has absolute respect for the independence of the judiciary his spokesman said on Wednesday after Scotlands highest court of appeal ruled that his move to suspend parliament was unlawful NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has absolute respect for the independence of the judiciary his spokesman said on Wednesday after Scotlands highest court of appeal ruled that his move to suspend parliament was unlawful http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-britain-eu-respect/pm-johnson-has-absolute-respect-for-judiciary-spokesman-idUSKCN1VW1LU2019-09-12
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-raab/uks-johnson-sticking-to-brexit-plans-says-foreign-minister-idUSKCN1VT07N2019-09-12
DUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar established some common ground on Brexit on Monday when they met for the first time but significant gaps remain after the British and Irish governments said PositiveDUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar established some common ground on Brexit on Monday when they met for the first time but significant gaps remain after the British and Irish governments said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-pm/irish-and-british-pms-establish-common-brexit-ground-but-say-big-gaps-remain-idUSKCN1VU1982019-09-10
LONDON The British parliament will be suspended at the end of business on Monday until the middle of next month the spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said NegativeLONDON The British parliament will be suspended at the end of business on Monday until the middle of next month the spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-prorogue/uk-parliament-to-be-suspended-on-monday-until-october-pm-johnsons-spokesman-idUSKCN1VU14O2019-09-10
DUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar plans to discuss whether regulatory alignment between Ireland and Northern Ireland might form the basis of a Brexit deal when he meets British counterpart Boris Johnson on Monday PositiveDUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar plans to discuss whether regulatory alignment between Ireland and Northern Ireland might form the basis of a Brexit deal when he meets British counterpart Boris Johnson on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/irish-pm-says-open-to-northern-ireland-focused-brexit-solution-idUSKCN1VT0JE2019-09-10
A spokeswoman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson has urged both sides to end the dispute NegativeLONDON British Airways pilots began a 48hour strike on Monday grounding nearly all its flights and disrupting thousands the plans of travelers in unprecedented industrial action over a pay dispute http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-iag-british-airways-strike/british-airways-pilots-ground-planes-in-unprecedented-48-hour-strike-idUSKCN1VT0V72019-09-09
With Britain deadlocked by Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson is seeking a new election NegativeLONDON The British Labour Partys second most powerful man has warned of a possible ban on financial services companies awarding bonuses under a future Labour government Saturdays Financial Times reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-banking-labour/uks-labour-to-crack-down-on-finance-bonuses-if-it-wins-power-ft-idUSKCN1VS0E92019-09-08
Earlier this week 21 Conservative lawmakers were ousted from the ruling party after failing to vote with Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government NegativeLONDON Sept 7 Britains Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd resigned from the government on Saturday saying she cannot stand by while loyal Conservatives are expelled from the party http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-rudd/uk-work-and-pensions-secretary-amber-rudd-resigns-twitter-account-idUSL5N25Y0PI2019-09-08
LONDON Sept 7 British lawmakers including Conservatives expelled this week from the party are preparing legal action in case Prime Minister Boris Johnson refuses to seek a delay to Brexit the BBC reported on Saturday NegativeLONDON Sept 7 British lawmakers including Conservatives expelled this week from the party are preparing legal action in case Prime Minister Boris Johnson refuses to seek a delay to Brexit the BBC reported on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu/british-lawmakers-willing-to-go-to-court-to-enforce-brexit-delay-bbc-idUSL5N25Y06P2019-09-08
LONDON British lawmakers including Conservatives expelled this week from the party are preparing legal action in case Prime Minister Boris Johnson refuses to seek a delay to Brexit the BBC reported on Saturday NegativeLONDON British lawmakers including Conservatives expelled this week from the party are preparing legal action in case Prime Minister Boris Johnson refuses to seek a delay to Brexit the BBC reported on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/british-lawmakers-willing-to-go-to-court-to-enforce-brexit-delay-bbc-idUSKCN1VS06J2019-09-07
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu agreed during a meeting in London on the need to prevent Iran acquiring a nuclear weapon Downing Street said on Thursday NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu agreed during a meeting in London on the need to prevent Iran acquiring a nuclear weapon Downing Street said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-israel-iran/uk-and-israeli-leaders-agree-on-need-to-stop-iran-getting-nuclear-weapon-idUSKCN1VQ1WV2019-09-06
British lawmakers approved legislation on Wednesday to extend the Brexit deadline for the third time and rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnsons motion to hold a snap election PositiveChinese yuan jumps on USChina trade hopes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-swedish-crown-up-on-hawkish-cbank-yen-drops-as-risk-appetite-rebounds-idUSL5N25W2MO2019-09-06
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons younger brother Jo has resigned as a junior minister and said he would also step down as a lawmaker citing a conflict between family loyalty and the national interest NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons younger brother Jo has resigned as a junior minister and said he would also step down as a lawmaker citing a conflict between family loyalty and the national interest http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-jo/uk-pm-johnsons-brother-quits-parliament-torn-between-family-loyalty-and-national-interest-idUSKCN1VQ1BN2019-09-06
Boris Johnson poses such a threat that even his own brother doesnt trust said Labour education spokeswoman Angela Rayner NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons younger brother Jo has resigned as a junior minister and said he would also step down as a lawmaker citing a conflict between family loyalty and the national interest http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-jo/uk-pm-johnsons-brother-quits-parliament-torn-between-family-loyalty-and-national-interest-idUSKCN1VQ1BN2019-09-06
DUBLIN Britain has not yet presented any solutions to solve the Brexit impasse Irelands foreign minister said on Wednesday after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told parliament substantial progress was being made in the negotiations PositiveDUBLIN Britain has not yet presented any solutions to solve the Brexit impasse Irelands foreign minister said on Wednesday after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told parliament substantial progress was being made in the negotiations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/no-proposals-at-all-from-britain-on-brexit-impasse-ireland-says-idUSKCN1VP1M82019-09-05
Netanyahus office also said he would fly to London on Thursday for talks with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper PositiveHEBRON West Bank Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a rare visit to a core ultranationalist Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday pledging a permanent Israeli presence there as he tries to rally rightwing votes for an election two weeks away http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-netanyahu/netanyahu-pays-homage-in-hebron-in-nod-to-rightist-voters-idUSKCN1VP2A32019-09-05
LONDON Sept 4 UK opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will not allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to hold an election before Oct NegativeLONDON Sept 4 UK opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will not allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to hold an election before Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-corbyn-bbc/uk-labours-corbyn-will-not-allow-an-election-before-oct-31-brexit-date-bbc-idUSL5N25V6SG2019-09-05
LONDON Sept 4 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday taunted the leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn after Corbyn refused to vote in favour of holding a national election NegativeLONDON Sept 4 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday taunted the leader of the opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn after Corbyn refused to vote in favour of holding a national election http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson-vote/uks-pm-johnson-opposition-leader-corbyn-first-ever-to-turn-down-an-election-idUSL9N24N02Y2019-09-05
LONDON A crossparty alliance defeated Boris Johnson in parliament on Tuesday in a bid to prevent him taking Britain out of the EU without a divorce agreement prompting the prime minister to announce that he would immediately push for a snap election NegativeLONDON A crossparty alliance defeated Boris Johnson in parliament on Tuesday in a bid to prevent him taking Britain out of the EU without a divorce agreement prompting the prime minister to announce that he would immediately push for a snap election http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/opponents-of-no-deal-brexit-defeat-pm-johnson-who-promises-an-election-idUSKCN1VN25O2019-09-04
LONDON Nicholas Soames the grandson of Britains World War Two leader Winston Churchill was facing expulsion from the Conservative Party after voting against Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Brexit NegativeLONDON Nicholas Soames the grandson of Britains World War Two leader Winston Churchill was facing expulsion from the Conservative Party after voting against Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Brexit http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-soames/winston-churchills-grandson-faces-expulsion-from-party-after-defying-pm-johnson-idUSKCN1VO2BE2019-09-04
LONDON Sept 3 Twentyone lawmakers in the ruling Conservative Party rebelled against Prime Minster Boris Johnson on Tuesday by backing the first step towards legislating to block a nodeal Brexit NegativeLONDON Sept 3 Twentyone lawmakers in the ruling Conservative Party rebelled against Prime Minster Boris Johnson on Tuesday by backing the first step towards legislating to block a nodeal Brexit http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-rebels/the-british-conservatives-who-rebelled-and-will-be-expelled-from-party-idUSL5N25U6972019-09-04
LONDON Sept 3 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was defeated in parliament on Tuesday PositiveLONDON Sept 3 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was defeated in parliament on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson-brexit/text-uk-pm-johnsons-statement-after-brexit-defeat-in-parliament-idUSL5N25U66V2019-09-04
In Britain lawmakers began a bid to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from pursuing a nodeal Brexit PositiveSilver surges over to near 3year peak breaches level http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-silver-surge-after-weak-u-s-data-compounds-slowdown-fears-idUSL3N25U3C62019-09-04
LONDON Sept 3 British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons chief whip or parliamentary enforcer is speaking to Conservative lawmakers who voted in favour of a move to try to stop a nodeal Brexit and they will be expelled from the party a spokesman said NegativeLONDON Sept 3 British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons chief whip or parliamentary enforcer is speaking to Conservative lawmakers who voted in favour of a move to try to stop a nodeal Brexit and they will be expelled from the party a spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/britain-eu-whip/conservatives-who-voted-against-uk-government-will-be-expelled-from-party-spokesman-idUSL9N25G00O2019-09-04
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson implicitly warned lawmakers on Monday that he would seek an election if they tied his hands on Brexit ruling out ever countenancing a further delay to Britains departure from the European Union NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson implicitly warned lawmakers on Monday that he would seek an election if they tied his hands on Brexit ruling out ever countenancing a further delay to Britains departure from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/uk-pm-johnson-threatens-election-ahead-of-brexit-battle-in-parliament-idUSKCN1VN0BW2019-09-03
LONDON Sept 2 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will move to call an Oct Neutraldetails http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-election-source/update-1-uk-pm-johnson-to-seek-oct-14-election-if-rebels-block-his-brexit-plan-source-idUSL5N25T4762019-09-03
LONDON Sept 2 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will move to call an election that would be held on Oct NeutralLONDON Sept 2 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will move to call an election that would be held on Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-election-source/uk-pm-johnson-to-seek-oct-14-election-if-rebels-block-his-brexit-plan-source-idUSS8N23H01T2019-09-03
As a subject for comedy he considers Boris Johnson too good to be true labeling Britains Prime Minister along with U.S. President Donald Trump as almost beyond satire PositiveLONDON The worlds biggest celebration of the performing arts begins on Friday in Edinburgh with its most international lineup yet grappling with issues every bit as weighty as those that set the tone for the citys first festival in 1947 http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-festival-edinburgh/laughter-in-dark-places-at-most-international-edinburgh-festival-yet-idUSKCN1UR51D2019-09-03
BELFAST A legal challenge seeking to place an interim block on British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons order to suspend parliament will be heard in a Northern Irish court next week a judge said on Friday NegativeBELFAST A legal challenge seeking to place an interim block on British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons order to suspend parliament will be heard in a Northern Irish court next week a judge said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/brexit-northern-irish-court-sets-sept-6-for-challenge-to-parliament-suspension-idUSKCN1VK1872019-09-02
LONDON Aug 31 Britains finance minister Sajid Javid on Saturday he had a relationship with Boris Johnson after reports that he had a furious argument with the prime minister after the sacking of one of his aides NegativeLONDON Aug 31 Britains finance minister Sajid Javid on Saturday he had a relationship with Boris Johnson after reports that he had a furious argument with the prime minister after the sacking of one of his aides http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-johnson-javid/uk-finmin-javid-says-he-has-fantastic-relationship-with-pm-johnson-idUSL5N25R04X2019-09-01
Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit plan was facing mounting legal political and diplomatic challenges on Friday as Ireland accused Britain of being unreasonable and former British leader John Major sought to stop the suspension of parliament NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnsons Brexit plan was facing mounting legal political and diplomatic challenges on Friday as Ireland accused Britain of being unreasonable and former British leader John Major sought to stop the suspension of parliament http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-pm-johnson-faces-mounting-legal-political-diplomatic-challenges-idUSKCN1VK1FA2019-08-31
LONDON Aug 30 Leaders of the European Union can see the rough of what needs to be done to help Britain and Brussels agree a new Brexit deal Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday NeutralLONDON Aug 30 Leaders of the European Union can see the rough of what needs to be done to help Britain and Brussels agree a new Brexit deal Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-eu-johnson-deal/eu-leaders-can-see-rough-shape-of-what-is-needed-on-brexit-pm-johnson-idUSL9N2590112019-08-31
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that it would be difficult for the leader of Britains opposition Labour party to bring a noconfidence vote against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson saying Boris is exactly what the U.K. has been looking for NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that it would be difficult for the leader of Britains opposition Labour party to bring a noconfidence vote against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson saying Boris is exactly what the U.K. has been looking for http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-parliament-trump/trump-says-hard-to-target-britains-johnson-with-no-confidence-vote-idUSKCN1VI1N32019-08-30
DUBLIN Ireland will not change its position on Britains EU withdrawal agreement or the clause after Prime Minister Boris Johnsons reduced the number of days parliament will sit before Brexit a minister said on Wednesday NegativeDUBLIN Ireland will not change its position on Britains EU withdrawal agreement or the clause after Prime Minister Boris Johnsons reduced the number of days parliament will sit before Brexit a minister said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-donohoe/irish-stance-on-backstop-wont-change-due-to-uk-parliament-suspension-minister-idUSKCN1VI1IK2019-08-30
DUBLIN The Northern Ireland party that props up British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Wednesday said it supported his decision to suspend parliament but said the move would require a review of the two parties Confidence and deal PositiveDUBLIN The Northern Ireland party that props up British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Wednesday said it supported his decision to suspend parliament but said the move would require a review of the two parties Confidence and deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-dup/dup-says-agreement-with-uk-pms-party-to-be-reviewed-idUSKCN1VI1A52019-08-30
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will suspend Britains parliament for more than a month before Brexit limiting the time opponents have to derail a disorderly Brexit NegativeSSEC 0 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-stocks-close/china-stocks-fall-as-banks-developers-drag-idUSZZN2RNV002019-08-30
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday if Britain leaves without a divorce deal it will no longer legally owe the 39 billion pounds NegativeBRUSSELS The European Union expects Britain to honour all financial obligations made during its membership of the bloc even after a nodeal Brexit a spokeswoman for the European Commission said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-bill-commission/britain-must-settle-eu-bill-even-after-no-deal-brexit-eu-executive-idUSKCN1VG0YG2019-08-27
BIARRITZ France U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said Boris Johnson would be a great British prime minister and that he had been waiting six years for him to become the countrys leader PositiveBIARRITZ France U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said Boris Johnson would be a great British prime minister and that he had been waiting six years for him to become the countrys leader http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-g7-summit-trump-johnson/trump-says-uks-johnson-will-be-a-great-prime-minister-idUSKCN1VG1QU2019-08-27
BIARRITZ France Iran has an opportunity to come back into compliance with the nuclear deal and resume dialogue about its nuclear activities British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday PositiveBIARRITZ France Iran has an opportunity to come back into compliance with the nuclear deal and resume dialogue about its nuclear activities British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-g7-summit-iran-johnson/iran-has-opportunity-to-come-back-into-nuclear-deal-uks-johnson-idUSKCN1VG1UR2019-08-27
BIARRITZ France Aug 26 Iran has an opportunity to come back into compliance with the nuclear deal and resume dialogue about its nuclear activities British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday PositiveBIARRITZ France Aug 26 Iran has an opportunity to come back into compliance with the nuclear deal and resume dialogue about its nuclear activities British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g7-summit-iran-johnson/iran-has-opportunity-to-come-back-into-nuclear-deal-uks-johnson-idUSL9N22B01S2019-08-27
BIARRITZ France Aug 26 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was prepared to take Brexit talks with the European Union down to the very last minute before the Oct PositiveBIARRITZ France Aug 26 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was prepared to take Brexit talks with the European Union down to the very last minute before the Oct http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g7-summit-brexit/brexit-can-go-down-to-the-very-last-minute-british-pm-johnson-says-idUSL9N22B02G2019-08-27
BIARRITZ France Prime Minister Boris Johnson told European Council President Donald Tusk that Britain would be leaving the European Union on Oct NegativeBIARRITZ France Prime Minister Boris Johnson told European Council President Donald Tusk that Britain would be leaving the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-g7-summit-britain-eu-tusk/uk-pm-johnson-told-tusk-we-leave-eu-on-october-31-whatever-the-circumstances-idUSKCN1VF0H72019-08-26
BIARRITZ France Aug 25 It will be tight to meet the United States desire to do a postBrexit trade deal with Britain within a year British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday PositiveBIARRITZ France Aug 25 It will be tight to meet the United States desire to do a postBrexit trade deal with Britain within a year British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g7-summit-johnson-deal/us-uk-trade-deal-within-a-year-of-brexit-will-be-tight-uk-pm-johnson-idUSL5N25L0ED2019-08-26
I am very worried about the way its going the growth of protectionism of tariffs that were British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday NegativeBIARRITZ France Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations will discuss global trade woes at their annual summit on Sunday likely laying bare a yawning divide between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Western allies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-g7-summit-leaders/trade-and-economy-in-focus-as-g7-leaders-get-down-to-work-idUSKCN1VE0VM2019-08-25
DUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson referred for the second successive day on Thursday to an excellent endorsed by proBrexit members of parliament proposing alternatives to replace the socalled Irish backstop PositiveDUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson referred for the second successive day on Thursday to an excellent endorsed by proBrexit members of parliament proposing alternatives to replace the socalled Irish backstop http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland-explainer/explainer-what-is-the-brexit-backstop-alternative-paper-british-pm-praised-idUSKCN1VC1UX2019-08-25
BIARRITZ France British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he would tell President Donald Trump at this weekends G7 summit to pull back from a trade war that is already destabilizing economic growth around the world NegativeBIARRITZ France British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he would tell President Donald Trump at this weekends G7 summit to pull back from a trade war that is already destabilizing economic growth around the world http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-g7-summit-johnson-trump/uk-pm-johnson-to-tell-trump-to-de-escalate-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1VE0HH2019-08-25
BIARRITZ France Prime Minister Boris Johnson used a preG7 summit phone call to U.S. President Donald Trump to demand he lower trade barriers and open up parts of the U.S. economy to British firms citing a wide range of markets from cars to cauliflowers PositiveBIARRITZ France Prime Minister Boris Johnson used a preG7 summit phone call to U.S. President Donald Trump to demand he lower trade barriers and open up parts of the U.S. economy to British firms citing a wide range of markets from cars to cauliflowers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-g7-summit-usa-britain/uks-johnson-tells-trump-lower-your-trade-barriers-to-seal-uk-deal-idUSKCN1VE0TP2019-08-25
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to tell European Union leaders he will withhold 30 billion pounds from the Brexit divorce bill unless they agree to changes to the deal the Mail on Sunday reported NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to tell European Union leaders he will withhold 30 billion pounds from the Brexit divorce bill unless they agree to changes to the deal the Mail on Sunday reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-britain-eu-divorcedeal/britain-will-withhold-37-billion-from-eu-in-no-deal-brexit-mail-on-sunday-idUSKCN1VE0SV2019-08-25
LONDON Britain wants to agree a postBrexit trade deal with the United States quickly but the terms have to work for both sides a British spokeswoman said on Friday ahead of a meeting between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President Trump PositiveLONDON Britain wants to agree a postBrexit trade deal with the United States quickly but the terms have to work for both sides a British spokeswoman said on Friday ahead of a meeting between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President Trump http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-g7-summit-usa-britain-trade/britain-wants-u-s-trade-deal-quickly-but-terms-have-to-be-right-uk-spokeswoman-idUSKCN1VD2H32019-08-24
The French leader said the demands made by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for a renegotiation of the divorce deal including the removal of the Irish backstop were not workable NegativePARIS French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said a nodeal Brexit would be of Britains own making and not the European Unions adding that any trade pact London cut with Washington would not mitigate the cost of leaving the bloc without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-macron/frances-macron-says-no-deal-brexit-would-be-britains-fault-idUSKCN1VB26S2019-08-22
I dont think this is what Boris Johnson wants NeutralPARIS French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said a nodeal Brexit would be of Britains own making and not the European Unions adding that any trade pact London cut with Washington would not mitigate the cost of leaving the bloc without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-macron/frances-macron-says-no-deal-brexit-would-be-britains-fault-idUSKCN1VB26S2019-08-22
LEIPZIG Germany German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would discuss how to make sure Britains divorce from the European Union is as smooth as possible when she holds talks later on Wednesday with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson PositiveLEIPZIG Germany German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would discuss how to make sure Britains divorce from the European Union is as smooth as possible when she holds talks later on Wednesday with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-merkel/merkel-aims-to-work-out-friction-free-brexit-with-british-pm-idUSKCN1VB1D02019-08-22
BERLIN Germany is preparing for a nodeal Brexit although Berlin would still prefer an orderly British divorce from the European Union a German government spokesman said on Wednesday before Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets Chancellor Angela Merkel NegativeBERLIN Germany is preparing for a nodeal Brexit although Berlin would still prefer an orderly British divorce from the European Union a German government spokesman said on Wednesday before Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets Chancellor Angela Merkel http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-preparations/germany-readies-for-possible-realities-such-as-disorderly-brexit-idUSKCN1VB19W2019-08-22
BERLIN Germanys BDI industry association said on Wednesday that British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call to reopen the Withdrawal Agreement was irresponsible and said German firms had no choice but to prepare for a hard Brexit on October 31 NegativeBERLIN Germanys BDI industry association said on Wednesday that British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons call to reopen the Withdrawal Agreement was irresponsible and said German firms had no choice but to prepare for a hard Brexit on October 31 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-bdi/germanys-bdi-british-pm-irresponsible-to-call-for-withdrawal-agreement-to-be-reopened-idUSKCN1VB0OR2019-08-22
BERLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson should not have sent his letter urging the European Union to reopen the Brexit divorce deal if he wanted to achieve results in meetings with European leaders a senior German conservative said on Wednesday NegativeBERLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnson should not have sent his letter urging the European Union to reopen the Brexit divorce deal if he wanted to achieve results in meetings with European leaders a senior German conservative said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-roettgen/british-pm-should-have-left-letter-if-he-wanted-results-in-berlin-paris-german-lawmaker-idUSKCN1VB0RY2019-08-22
BERLIN Peace in Northern Ireland and the integrity of the EU single market are nonnegotiable for the EU Germanys Minister for European Affairs Michael Roth said hours before British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will meet Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin PositiveBERLIN Peace in Northern Ireland and the integrity of the EU single market are nonnegotiable for the EU Germanys Minister for European Affairs Michael Roth said hours before British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will meet Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-roth/german-europe-minister-northern-ireland-peace-eu-single-market-non-negotiable-idUSKCN1VB0HM2019-08-22
BERLIN Aug 21 Britain wants to do a swift Brexit deal but the Irish border backstop must be axed in full to prevent a nodeal exit Prime Minister Boris Johnson told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday PositiveBERLIN Aug 21 Britain wants to do a swift Brexit deal but the Irish border backstop must be axed in full to prevent a nodeal exit Prime Minister Boris Johnson told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson-germany-quotes/text-british-pm-johnson-on-brexit-at-meeting-with-merkel-idUSL5N25H5102019-08-22
BERLIN Aug 21 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he did not believe the case had yet been made for Russia to rejoin the G7 following its in places like Salisbury Ukraine and elsewhere NegativeBERLIN Aug 21 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he did not believe the case had yet been made for Russia to rejoin the G7 following its in places like Salisbury Ukraine and elsewhere http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/g7-summit-britain-russia/uks-johnson-says-case-yet-to-be-made-for-russia-to-rejoin-g7-idUSL9N2580182019-08-22
Boris Johnson is about to feel the pinch of Brexit Britains new global squeezed on one side by Europeans in no mood to yield and on the other by a United States driving a hard bargain for its economic support NegativeBoris Johnson is about to feel the pinch of Brexit Britains new global squeezed on one side by Europeans in no mood to yield and on the other by a United States driving a hard bargain for its economic support http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-g7-summit-britain-eu/trump-or-europe-uks-johnson-to-sample-post-brexit-reality-at-g7-summit-idUSKCN1VB0BL2019-08-21
DUBLIN Ireland expressed disappointment on Tuesday at a demand from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that the Brexit backstop insurance policy for the Irish border be replaced with a pledge PositiveDUBLIN Ireland expressed disappointment on Tuesday at a demand from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that the Brexit backstop insurance policy for the Irish border be replaced with a pledge http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/ireland-disappointed-with-johnsons-opening-brexit-bid-foreign-minister-idUSKCN1VA1D82019-08-21
BRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons demands to drop the Brexit backstop came with no realistic and amounted to seeking a return to controls along the sensitive Irish border NegativeBRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons demands to drop the Brexit backstop came with no realistic and amounted to seeking a return to controls along the sensitive Irish border http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-tusk/eus-tusk-accuses-uk-pm-johnson-of-pushing-towards-post-brexit-irish-border-controls-idUSKCN1VA0YK2019-08-21
BRUSSELS Finlands Prime Minister Antti Rinne told his British counterpart Boris Johnson that the European Union would not renegotiate the Brexit deal a spokesman for Rinne said on Tuesday NegativeBRUSSELS Finlands Prime Minister Antti Rinne told his British counterpart Boris Johnson that the European Union would not renegotiate the Brexit deal a spokesman for Rinne said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-finland/finnish-pm-tells-uks-johnson-that-eu-wont-reopen-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1VA0XT2019-08-21
TRURO England Britons should get vaccinated against measles and ignore online about dangers of the jabs Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday after a resurgence of the disease NegativeTRURO England Britons should get vaccinated against measles and ignore online about dangers of the jabs Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday after a resurgence of the disease http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-britain-health/uks-johnson-slams-mumbo-jumbo-about-vaccines-after-measles-rates-rise-idUSKCN1V913I2019-08-20
Trudeau is due to meet the new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at a Group of Seven meeting in France that starts on Aug PositiveOTTAWA Canada said on Sunday that Britains decision to strip Jack Letts dubbed Jihadi by the media of his British citizenship was an attempt to shift responsibility for what to do with him onto Canada where he also has citizenship http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-canada-britain-islamist/canada-slams-uk-decision-to-off-load-islamist-fighter-idUSKCN1V80NM2019-08-19
BERLIN A meeting between Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planned soon a spokesman for the German government said on Friday adding that details would be announced later PositiveBERLIN A meeting between Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planned soon a spokesman for the German government said on Friday adding that details would be announced later http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany/germanys-merkel-and-british-pm-johnson-to-meet-soon-spokesman-idUSKCN1V60VH2019-08-18
Prime Minister Boris Johnsons office said it did not comment on leaked documents NeutralLONDON Britain will face shortages of fuel food and medicine if it leaves the European Union without a transition deal according to leaked official documents reported by the Sunday Times whose interpretation was immediately contested by ministers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-britain-eu-times/uk-faces-food-fuel-and-drug-shortages-says-contested-leaked-document-idUSKCN1V70M42019-08-18
LONDON The British parliament is set for a September showdown between Prime Minister Boris Johnsons do or proBrexit government and those implacably opposed to leaving the European Union without a divorce deal NegativeLONDON The British parliament is set for a September showdown between Prime Minister Boris Johnsons do or proBrexit government and those implacably opposed to leaving the European Union without a divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-parliament/with-78-days-to-brexit-british-parliament-ready-to-take-on-pm-idUSKCN1V41MG2019-08-15
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised to lead Britain out of the EU on Oct PositiveBERLIN The German government is prepared for all possible scenarios regarding Britains expected departure from the European Union a spokeswoman said on Monday adding that Berlin was still aiming to secure a Brexit deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany/germany-we-are-prepared-for-all-brexit-scenarios-but-want-to-get-a-deal-idUSKCN1UV11A2019-08-15
DUBLIN Irelands Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday he was ready to meet Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson to discuss his Brexit plans without PositiveDUBLIN Irelands Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday he was ready to meet Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson to discuss his Brexit plans without http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-varadkar/irish-pm-open-to-talks-with-uks-johnson-without-precondition-idUSKCN1UR4KI2019-08-15
Sterling losses after Prime Minister Boris Johnson took office last month had also discouraged British customers during the peak holiday season TUI Chief Executive Fritz Joussen said NegativeFRANKFURT European tourism group TUI http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-tui-results/grounding-of-boeing-737-max-jets-hits-tuis-earnings-idUSKCN1V30DJ2019-08-14
We want to be helpful on Bolton told reporters during a trip to London where he earlier met senior officials from Prime Minister Boris Johnsons office PositiveLONDON U.S. national security adviser John Bolton told British officials in London that President Donald Trumps administration wanted to be helpful about Brexit and was ready to move fast on drawing up a trade deal between the two countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-trade/u-s-security-adviser-bolton-we-want-to-be-helpful-on-brexit-idUSKCN1V21P52019-08-13
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched an urgent review of sentencing of criminals on Sunday aiming to keep law and order high on the political agenda after he promised 10000 extra prison places and 20000 more police officers NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched an urgent review of sentencing of criminals on Sunday aiming to keep law and order high on the political agenda after he promised 10000 extra prison places and 20000 more police officers http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uk-pm-johnson-orders-sentencing-review-for-dangerous-offenders-idUSKCN1V10LW2019-08-12
VIENNA A nodeal Brexit would hurt Britain more than the rest of Europe no matter how much Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government pretends otherwise outgoing European Commission President JeanClaude Juncker said in remarks published on Saturday NegativeVIENNA A nodeal Brexit would hurt Britain more than the rest of Europe no matter how much Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government pretends otherwise outgoing European Commission President JeanClaude Juncker said in remarks published on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-juncker/eus-juncker-tells-britain-no-deal-brexit-will-hurt-you-the-most-idUSKCN1V00ME2019-08-11
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will revive the system of business councils used by his predecessor to advise on issues facing the economy as Britain prepares to leave the European Union NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson will revive the system of business councils used by his predecessor to advise on issues facing the economy as Britain prepares to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-business/johnson-to-reinstate-the-system-of-business-councils-idUSKCN1UZ26R2019-08-10
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is drawing up plans for a bailout fund to prop up businesses in the event of a nodeal Brexit The Times reported NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson is drawing up plans for a bailout fund to prop up businesses in the event of a nodeal Brexit The Times reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-bailout/johnson-eyes-fund-to-help-businesses-at-risk-of-post-brexit-collapse-the-times-idUSKCN1UZ2CQ2019-08-10
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote to all government employees on Friday to tell them that preparing for a nodeal exit from the European Union is his and their top priority according to a copy of the email seen by Reuters NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote to all government employees on Friday to tell them that preparing for a nodeal exit from the European Union is his and their top priority according to a copy of the email seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson/no-deal-brexit-preparation-is-top-priority-johnson-tells-officials-idUSKCN1UZ1I32019-08-10
LONDON The British economy shrank unexpectedly for the first time since 2012 in the second quarter dragged down by a slump in manufacturing just as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to leave the European Union with or without a divorce deal NegativeLONDON The British economy shrank unexpectedly for the first time since 2012 in the second quarter dragged down by a slump in manufacturing just as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to leave the European Union with or without a divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-hazard-warning-lights-uk-economy-contracts-for-first-time-since-2012-idUSKCN1UZ1072019-08-10
The finance ministerinwaiting for the opposition Labour Party John McDonnell The Tories Brexit bungling including Boris Johnson now taking us towards nodeal is breaking the economy NegativeLONDON The British economy shrank unexpectedly for the first time since 2012 in the second quarter dragged down by a slump in manufacturing just as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to leave the European Union with or without a divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-hazard-warning-lights-uk-economy-contracts-for-first-time-since-2012-idUSKCN1UZ1072019-08-10
LONDON Britains economy shrank for the first time since 2012 in the second quarter a severe hangover from a preBrexit stockpiling boost and one that bodes poorly as Prime Minister Boris Johnson gears up to leave the EU in October NegativeLONDON Britains economy shrank for the first time since 2012 in the second quarter a severe hangover from a preBrexit stockpiling boost and one that bodes poorly as Prime Minister Boris Johnson gears up to leave the EU in October http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-economy/uk-enters-shock-economic-downturn-ahead-of-brexit-first-since-2012-idUSKCN1UZ0RS2019-08-10
31 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday when asked if he would resign if his government lost a vote of noconfidence NegativeLONDON Parliament should honour the 2016 Brexit referendum and leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-vote/uk-must-leave-eu-on-oct-31-pm-johnson-says-when-asked-about-prospect-of-resigning-idUSKCN1UY2AT2019-08-10
LONDON Forcing through a nodeal Brexit during an election campaign would be an unprecedented unconstitutional and antidemocratic abuse of by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday NegativeLONDON Forcing through a nodeal Brexit during an election campaign would be an unprecedented unconstitutional and antidemocratic abuse of by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-labour-corbyn/forcing-a-no-deal-brexit-would-be-abuse-of-power-says-labours-corbyn-idUSKCN1UY2SE2019-08-10
LONDON Britain will relax its immigration rules to attract more elite scientists after Brexit by seeking to fasttrack visas Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday PositiveLONDON Britain will relax its immigration rules to attract more elite scientists after Brexit by seeking to fasttrack visas Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-immigration/britain-plans-to-relax-immigration-rules-for-scientists-idUSKCN1UY26B2019-08-10
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged lawmakers to support an Oct NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged lawmakers to support an Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/british-pm-johnson-urges-lawmakers-to-back-october-31-brexit-idUSKCN1UY1AI2019-08-10
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosted Jordans King Abdullah for a working lunch on Wednesday to discuss ties between the two countries Johnsons office said PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosted Jordans King Abdullah for a working lunch on Wednesday to discuss ties between the two countries Johnsons office said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-jordan/uk-pm-johnson-welcomes-economic-reforms-in-talks-with-jordans-king-abdullah-idUSKCN1UX1S52019-08-08
LONDON Britain is ready and to do a deal to leave the European Union if Brussels renegotiates the agreement a senior government source said on Tuesday denying that a nodeal Brexit was Prime Minister Boris Johnsons central plan NeutralLONDON Britain is ready and to do a deal to leave the European Union if Brussels renegotiates the agreement a senior government source said on Tuesday denying that a nodeal Brexit was Prime Minister Boris Johnsons central plan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/ready-and-willing-to-do-a-brexit-deal-britain-tells-eu-idUSKCN1UW0Y62019-08-07
It would not be difficult today for Boris Johnson to say he will give this yard a McDonnell said PositiveBELFAST Harland and Wolff the Belfast shipyard that built the Titanic was put into administration on Monday after its bankrupt Norwegian owner failed to find a buyer and calls for its nationalization were rebuffed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dolphin-drilling-harlandandwolff/titanic-shipyard-harland-and-wolff-to-file-for-insolvency-idUSKCN1UV13J2019-08-07
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set for a battle of wills with parliament over Brexit that will test the countrys unwritten constitution NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set for a battle of wills with parliament over Brexit that will test the countrys unwritten constitution http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-no-deal-explainer/explainer-parliament-versus-prime-minister-can-a-no-deal-brexit-be-blocked-idUSKCN1UW1NF2019-08-07
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson has repeatedly said he will take Britain out of the European Union on Oct NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson has repeatedly said he will take Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-election-explainer/is-it-too-late-to-hold-an-election-before-brexit-yes-probably-idUSKCN1UW0UA2019-08-07
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons central scenario is a nodeal Brexit and he has no intention of renegotiating the Withdrawal Agreement European diplomats were quoted as telling The Guardian newspaper PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons central scenario is a nodeal Brexit and he has no intention of renegotiating the Withdrawal Agreement European diplomats were quoted as telling The Guardian newspaper http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/no-deal-brexit-is-uk-pm-johnsons-central-scenario-eu-diplomats-say-guardian-idUSKCN1UW0JL2019-08-07
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce a 1 NeutralLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce a 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/after-brexit-pledges-british-pm-johnson-announces-cash-injection-for-health-idUSKCN1UU0OF2019-08-05
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will fasttrack funding for Britains public health service announcing 1 PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will fasttrack funding for Britains public health service announcing 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-nhs/johnson-ready-to-fast-track-health-funding-to-meet-brexit-pledge-idUSKCN1UU0742019-08-05
DUBLIN The Northern Ireland party propping up Britains government has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to seek a timelimit to the Irish in exchange for agreeing to an allIreland food customs regime the Irish edition of the Sunday Times reported without citing sources PositiveDUBLIN The Northern Ireland party propping up Britains government has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to seek a timelimit to the Irish in exchange for agreeing to an allIreland food customs regime the Irish edition of the Sunday Times reported without citing sources http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/dup-open-to-cross-border-deal-on-food-if-backstop-time-limited-sunday-times-idUSKCN1UU0A52019-08-05
31 by bringing down Britains government in a vote of no confidence next month Prime Minister Boris Johnsons top aide has advised according to the Sunday Telegraph NegativeLONDON Lawmakers will be unable to stop a nodeal Brexit on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/johnsons-top-aide-says-lawmakers-cant-stop-no-deal-brexit-sunday-telegraph-idUSKCN1UT0KE2019-08-05
31 even if they dismiss Britains government in a vote of no confidence next month Prime Minister Boris Johnsons top aide has advised the Sunday Telegraph reported Negativedropped word in 2nd http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu/refile-johnsons-top-aide-says-uk-lawmakers-cant-stop-no-deal-brexit-sunday-telegraph-idUSL8N24Z0OI2019-08-04
LLANELWEDD Wales Britains proEuropean Union Liberal Democrats won a parliamentary seat from the governing Conservative Party taking new Prime Minister Boris Johnsons working majority to just one as he tries to steer the country through Brexit PositiveLLANELWEDD Wales Britains proEuropean Union Liberal Democrats won a parliamentary seat from the governing Conservative Party taking new Prime Minister Boris Johnsons working majority to just one as he tries to steer the country through Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-brecon/uk-pm-johnsons-parliamentary-majority-almost-gone-as-pro-eu-party-wins-seat-idUSKCN1US04I2019-08-03
LLANELWEDD Wales Britains proEuropean Union Liberal Democrats have won a parliamentary seat from the governing Conservatives a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson in his first electoral test since taking office NeutralLLANELWEDD Wales Britains proEuropean Union Liberal Democrats have won a parliamentary seat from the governing Conservatives a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson in his first electoral test since taking office http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-brecon/uks-pro-eu-liberal-democrats-win-parliamentary-seat-in-blow-to-pm-johnson-idUSKCN1US04I2019-08-02
LONDON BT Britains biggest broadband provider said it was ready to play its part in achieving new Prime Minister Boris Johnsons ambition to roll out fullfiber across the country as it beat market expectations for firstquarter trading on Friday PositiveLONDON BT Britains biggest broadband provider said it was ready to play its part in achieving new Prime Minister Boris Johnsons ambition to roll out fullfiber across the country as it beat market expectations for firstquarter trading on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-bt-results/bt-ready-to-play-part-in-fiber-roll-out-on-track-after-first-quarter-idUSKCN1US0MN2019-08-02
As a subject for comedy he considers Boris Johnson too good to be true labeling Britains Prime Minister along with U.S. President Donald Trump as almost beyond satire PositiveLONDON The worlds biggest celebration of the performing arts begins on Friday in Edinburgh with its most international lineup yet grappling with issues every bit as weighty as those that set the tone for the citys first festival in 1947 http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-festival-edinburgh/laughter-in-dark-places-at-most-international-edinburgh-festival-yet-idUSKCN1UR51D2019-08-02
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could see his working majority in parliament reduced to just one when voters in a rural Welsh parliamentary seat go to the polls on Thursday in his first electoral test as leader NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could see his working majority in parliament reduced to just one when voters in a rural Welsh parliamentary seat go to the polls on Thursday in his first electoral test as leader http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-brecon/uk-pm-johnson-faces-first-electoral-test-in-vote-for-welsh-parliamentary-seat-idUSKCN1UQ2WY2019-08-01
Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson held talks with allies in Northern Ireland on Wednesday in a bid to solve the Irish border conundrum that has scuppered all efforts to secure an orderly withdrawal from the European Union PositiveBritains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson held talks with allies in Northern Ireland on Wednesday in a bid to solve the Irish border conundrum that has scuppered all efforts to secure an orderly withdrawal from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/johnson-holds-belfast-talks-on-brexit-backstop-riddle-idUSKCN1UP2HB2019-08-01
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Europe adviser is in Brussels to pass on the British leaders message that the country is leaving the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnsons Europe adviser is in Brussels to pass on the British leaders message that the country is leaving the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-frost/johnsons-europe-adviser-in-brussels-to-pass-on-uk-pms-brexit-message-spokesman-idUSKCN1UQ1OP2019-08-01
New British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called for Ireland to scrap the border clause in the deal negotiated under his predecessor Theresa May PositiveDUBLIN Ireland is not going to be bullied in talks over Britains withdrawal from the European Union Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said in an interview published on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-varadkar/ireland-not-going-to-be-bullied-on-brexit-pm-idUSKCN1UQ1F82019-08-01
DUBLIN A senior lawmaker in the Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Wednesday said setting a time limit on the clause in Britains Withdrawal Agreement with the EU might help end an impasse over the deal PositiveDUBLIN A senior lawmaker in the Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons government on Wednesday said setting a time limit on the clause in Britains Withdrawal Agreement with the EU might help end an impasse over the deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland-donaldson/dup-lawmaker-calls-for-time-limit-to-irish-backstop-idUSKCN1UQ13A2019-08-01
BELFAST Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be confronted by the most intractable riddle of Brexit on Wednesday when he visits Northern Ireland on a nationwide tour to sell his plan to pull Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal NegativeBELFAST Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be confronted by the most intractable riddle of Brexit on Wednesday when he visits Northern Ireland on a nationwide tour to sell his plan to pull Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/uk-pm-johnson-heads-to-northern-ireland-brexits-toughest-riddle-idUSKCN1UP2HD2019-07-31
LONDON The chances of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal are significant a lawmaker from Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party said on Wednesday signaling its support for Prime Minister Boris Johnsons tough Brexit approach NegativeLONDON The chances of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal are significant a lawmaker from Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party said on Wednesday signaling its support for Prime Minister Boris Johnsons tough Brexit approach http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-donaldson/risk-of-no-deal-brexit-is-now-significant-says-northern-irelands-dup-idUSKCN1UQ0LV2019-07-31
Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Tuesday to lead Britain out of the European Union on Oct NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Tuesday to lead Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/brexit-no-matter-what-pm-johnson-promises-as-sterling-falls-idUSKCN1UP0NZ2019-07-31
DUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar told his British counterpart Boris Johnson on Tuesday that the Brexit withdrawal agreement could not be reopened and that alternative arrangements have yet to be identified PositiveDUBLIN Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar told his British counterpart Boris Johnson on Tuesday that the Brexit withdrawal agreement could not be reopened and that alternative arrangements have yet to be identified http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-varadkar/irish-pm-tells-johnson-that-withdrawal-agreement-cannot-be-re-opened-idUSKCN1UP1DY2019-07-31
Belfast Northern Irelands largest nationalist party on Tuesday called on the Irish government to prepare for the unification of the British region with EUmember Ireland saying Boris Johnsons Brexit posed a threat NegativeBelfast Northern Irelands largest nationalist party on Tuesday called on the Irish government to prepare for the unification of the British region with EUmember Ireland saying Boris Johnsons Brexit posed a threat http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/sinn-fein-says-brexit-threat-means-dublin-should-prepare-for-irish-unification-idUSKCN1UP1OJ2019-07-31
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar on Tuesday that Britain will be leaving the European Union no matter on Oct NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar on Tuesday that Britain will be leaving the European Union no matter on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-varadkar/uk-pm-johnson-tells-ireland-we-leave-eu-on-oct-31-no-matter-what-idUSKCN1UP1C62019-07-31
DUBLIN Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke by telephone on Tuesday national broadcaster RTE has reported NeutralDUBLIN Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke by telephone on Tuesday national broadcaster RTE has reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/new-british-pm-calls-dublin-for-first-time-since-taking-charge-idUSKCN1UP1AW2019-07-31
NEW YORK July 29 The British pound touched its lowest against the dollar in over two years after Prime Minister Boris Johnson said a hard divorce from the EU was in the cards while stocks dipped globally on Monday after last week hitting their highest in five months Negativeprices changes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-brexit-worries-knock-sterling-stocks-slip-idUSL2N24U0WG2019-07-30
There will be engagement between the Taoiseach and Boris Johnson at the earliest possible stage and I have no doubt engagements are going on behind the scenes for that to happen PositiveDUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons failure to call his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar for almost a week after his appointment is not a calculated snub and the two are likely to engage at the earliest opportunity an Irish minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/irish-government-does-not-see-lack-of-johnson-call-as-snub-minister-idUSKCN1UO0SD2019-07-30
DUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons failure to call his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar for almost a week after his appointment is not a calculated snub and the two are likely to engage at the earliest opportunity an Irish minister said on Monday NeutralDUBLIN British Prime Minister Boris Johnsons failure to call his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar for almost a week after his appointment is not a calculated snub and the two are likely to engage at the earliest opportunity an Irish minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/irish-government-does-not-see-lack-of-johnson-call-as-snub-minister-idUSKCN1UO0SD2019-07-30
LONDON An inquiry into the conduct of a lawmaker from Britains Conservative Party who bundled a female protester out of a bankers dinner has closed after he left government in a clearout of ministers by new Prime Minister Boris Johnson NegativeLONDON An inquiry into the conduct of a lawmaker from Britains Conservative Party who bundled a female protester out of a bankers dinner has closed after he left government in a clearout of ministers by new Prime Minister Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-minister/inquiry-closed-into-uk-lawmaker-who-grabbed-female-protester-idUSKCN1UO1JN2019-07-30
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will move into his official Downing Street residence on Monday and will be joined by his partner Carrie Symonds his spokeswoman said PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will move into his official Downing Street residence on Monday and will be joined by his partner Carrie Symonds his spokeswoman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-downingstreet/moving-in-uk-pm-johnson-and-partner-take-up-residence-in-downing-street-idUSKCN1UO1AM2019-07-30
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told EU leaders he will sit down for Brexit talks when they indicate that they are ready to shift position on the divorce deal otherwise Britain will prepare for leaving without an agreement his spokeswoman said NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told EU leaders he will sit down for Brexit talks when they indicate that they are ready to shift position on the divorce deal otherwise Britain will prepare for leaving without an agreement his spokeswoman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-divorcedeal/british-pm-johnson-tells-eu-ready-to-talk-brexit-when-you-shift-position-idUSKCN1UO18Y2019-07-30
FASLANE Scotland British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said there was every chance of striking a new Brexit deal with the European Union and that he wanted a grand new trade deal too PositiveFASLANE Scotland British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said there was every chance of striking a new Brexit deal with the European Union and that he wanted a grand new trade deal too http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/british-pm-johnson-we-need-a-new-trade-deal-with-eu-idUSKCN1UO1HN2019-07-30
EDINBURGH Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Monday she believed Prime Minister Boris Johnson was pursuing a nodeal Brexit NeutralEDINBURGH Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Monday she believed Prime Minister Boris Johnson was pursuing a nodeal Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland-sturgeon/scotlands-sturgeon-thinks-uk-pm-johnson-is-pursuing-a-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1UO1XA2019-07-30
FASLANE Scotland Sterling tumbled to a 28month low on Monday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the Brexit divorce was dead and warned that unless the European Union renegotiated Britain would leave on Oct NegativeFASLANE Scotland Sterling tumbled to a 28month low on Monday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the Brexit divorce was dead and warned that unless the European Union renegotiated Britain would leave on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-brexit/uk-plays-brexit-hardball-from-a-submarine-base-pound-tumbles-idUSKCN1UO0Q42019-07-30
EDINBURGH British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was booed by some members of the public as he arrived to meet Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in Edinburgh on Monday PositiveEDINBURGH British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was booed by some members of the public as he arrived to meet Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in Edinburgh on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-booed/uk-pm-johnson-booed-by-some-people-as-he-meets-scotlands-sturgeon-idUSKCN1UO1RF2019-07-30
LONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell Welsh farmers on Tuesday they will get a better deal after Brexit part of a countrywide tour to win support for his do or pledge to leave the European Union by Oct PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell Welsh farmers on Tuesday they will get a better deal after Brexit part of a countrywide tour to win support for his do or pledge to leave the European Union by Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-means-a-better-deal-for-farmers-pm-johnson-tells-wales-idUSKCN1UO29L2019-07-30
New British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he wants a new Brexit deal with the EU but is prepared to proceed with a nodeal Brexit if necessary NegativeLONDON The European Union is less prepared for a nodeal Brexit than Britain potentially leaving British firms at a disadvantage if there is no transition agreement and weakening Londons hand in future trade talks a British employers group said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-economy/eu-must-move-faster-to-prepare-for-no-deal-brexit-risk-cbi-idUSKCN1UN0TP2019-07-29
LONDON Britains Boris Johnson will make his first visit to Scotland as prime minister on Monday his office said as his Conservative Partys leader there said she would refuse to support a nodeal Brexit NegativeLONDON Britains Boris Johnson will make his first visit to Scotland as prime minister on Monday his office said as his Conservative Partys leader there said she would refuse to support a nodeal Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scotland/uk-pm-johnson-heads-to-scotland-as-local-leader-attacks-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1UN0U72019-07-29
LONDON Former Chancellor Philip Hammond who quit the government last week before Boris Johnson took over as prime minister has held secret talks with the opposition Labour Party about how to stop a nodeal Brexit a newspaper said NegativeLONDON Former Chancellor Philip Hammond who quit the government last week before Boris Johnson took over as prime minister has held secret talks with the opposition Labour Party about how to stop a nodeal Brexit a newspaper said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-hammond/hammond-labour-plot-ways-to-block-no-deal-brexit-paper-idUSKCN1UM0N12019-07-29
2375 amid reports the government of Prime Minister Boris Johnson was preparing the ground for a Brexit NeutralSYDNEY Asian shares slipped on Monday as markets anxiously counted down to a likely cut in U.S. interest rates this week with much riding on whether or not the Federal Reserve signals yet more are in the pipeline http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-ease-into-trade-talks-fed-test-idUSKCN1UO01G2019-07-29
MANCHESTER England British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cautioned the European Union on Saturday that the Irish backstop must be ditched if they were to strike a Brexit divorce deal NegativeMANCHESTER England British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cautioned the European Union on Saturday that the Irish backstop must be ditched if they were to strike a Brexit divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/johnson-tells-eu-ditch-backstop-or-face-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1UM0AO2019-07-28
Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he is prepared to lead Britain out of the EU without a deal on Oct NegativeLONDON British business activity which has been buffeted by the countrys Brexit crisis fell again in the three months to July but is expected to pick up over the next three months the Confederation of British Industry said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-economy/uk-private-sector-contracts-again-but-outlook-improves-cbi-idUSKCN1UM0P72019-07-28
The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a nodeal departure NegativeThe European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a nodeal departure http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-europe/bully-or-broker-eu-wonders-which-boris-johnson-will-come-to-brexit-talks-idUSKCN1UM0FX2019-07-28
LONDON Britains Conservative Party has opened up a 10point lead over the opposition Labour Party since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister an opinion poll showed NegativeLONDON Britains Conservative Party has opened up a 10point lead over the opposition Labour Party since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister an opinion poll showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/boris-bounce-uk-conservatives-surge-in-opinion-poll-idUSKCN1UM0NR2019-07-28
As Boris Johnson begins his premiership we have seen an anticipated bump in Conservative support generally at the expense of the Brexit Chris Hopkins head of politics at ComRes said NegativeLONDON Britains Conservative Party has opened up a 10point lead over the opposition Labour Party since Boris Johnson took over as prime minister an opinion poll showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/boris-bounce-uk-conservatives-surge-in-opinion-poll-idUSKCN1UM0NR2019-07-28
Michael Gove who has been tasked by new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to boost preparations for a nodeal Brexit has said that the government is working on the that the European Union will not strike a new agreement PositiveMichael Gove who has been tasked by new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to boost preparations for a nodeal Brexit has said that the government is working on the that the European Union will not strike a new agreement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-gove/uks-gove-government-working-on-assumption-eu-will-not-strike-new-brexit-deal-sunday-times-idUSKCN1UM0O72019-07-28
BELFAST Ireland said on Friday that Prime Minister Boris Johnsons approach to Brexit was very and that the new British leader appeared set on a collision course with the European Union that would preclude an orderly exit with a deal NegativeBELFAST Ireland said on Friday that Prime Minister Boris Johnsons approach to Brexit was very and that the new British leader appeared set on a collision course with the European Union that would preclude an orderly exit with a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/very-unhelpful-ireland-scolds-british-pm-johnson-over-brexit-idUSKCN1UL1902019-07-28
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated Boris Johnson on becoming British prime minister in a phone call on Friday and said work had already begun on a U.S.British free trade agreement PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated Boris Johnson on becoming British prime minister in a phone call on Friday and said work had already begun on a U.S.British free trade agreement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-usa-trump-johnson/trump-in-phone-call-congratulates-johnson-on-becoming-british-pm-idUSKCN1UL2S12019-07-28
Trudeau and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke on Friday and will be meeting at the G7 summit in Biarritz France in August Downing Street said PositiveCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has pledged to work with the UK to achieve a smooth transition to a UKCanada free trade agreement as Britain prepares to leave the European Union a Downing Street representative said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-trudeau/trudeau-and-johnson-discuss-transition-to-trade-relations-after-brexit-downing-st-idUSKCN1UL2QB2019-07-28
New Prime Minister Boris Johnson said this week that to reach a new withdrawal deal the backstop would have to be struck out PositiveDUBLIN The Irish part of the Withdrawal Agreement that former Prime Minister Theresa May struck in November is the key sticking point in efforts to agree an orderly British exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-backstop-factbox/factbox-what-is-the-irish-backstop-at-the-heart-of-brexit-impasse-idUSKCN1UL2652019-07-28
GLENTIES Ireland Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on Friday said he would need to meet his British counterpart Boris Johnson to understand his real red on Brexit and that Ireland had shown in the past that it could be flexible PositiveGLENTIES Ireland Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on Friday said he would need to meet his British counterpart Boris Johnson to understand his real red on Brexit and that Ireland had shown in the past that it could be flexible http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-brexit/irish-pm-wants-to-meet-uks-johnson-to-understand-real-red-lines-idUSKCN1UL24D2019-07-28
LONDON Britains new Northern Ireland minister Julian Smith said his countrys government was not on a collision course with the European Union after Irelands foreign minister criticized Prime Minister Boris Johnsons approach to Brexit NegativeLONDON Britains new Northern Ireland minister Julian Smith said his countrys government was not on a collision course with the European Union after Irelands foreign minister criticized Prime Minister Boris Johnsons approach to Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-nireland/britain-not-on-collision-course-with-ireland-over-brexit-northern-ireland-minister-idUSKCN1UL21X2019-07-28
LONDON The British government minister in charge of the countrys large financial services industry ahead of Brexit John Glen has retained his job after Prime Minister Boris Johnson undertook a major reshuffle of other ministerial roles NegativeLONDON The British government minister in charge of the countrys large financial services industry ahead of Brexit John Glen has retained his job after Prime Minister Boris Johnson undertook a major reshuffle of other ministerial roles http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-city/uk-financial-services-minister-keeps-job-after-johnson-reshuffle-idUSKCN1UL1N92019-07-28
July 27 The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a nodeal departure NegativeNew British PM wants Irish backstop axed from Brexit deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-europe/bully-or-broker-eu-wonders-which-boris-johnson-will-come-to-brexit-talks-idUSL8N24S09M2019-07-28
MANCHESTER England July 27 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cautioned the European Union on Saturday that the Irish backstop which he said was undemocratic and divisive needed to be ditched if they were to strike a Brexit divorce deal NegativeMANCHESTER England July 27 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cautioned the European Union on Saturday that the Irish backstop which he said was undemocratic and divisive needed to be ditched if they were to strike a Brexit divorce deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu/british-pm-johnson-tells-eu-ditch-the-backstop-or-there-will-be-no-deal-brexit-idUSS8N24504D2019-07-28
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump have agreed to start talks as soon as possible after the UK leaves the European Union a Downing Street representative said on Friday PositiveBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump have agreed to start talks as soon as possible after the UK leaves the European Union a Downing Street representative said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-johnson-trump/johnson-trump-discuss-trade-brexit-and-iran-downing-street-idUSKCN1UL2OZ2019-07-27
BERLIN The European Union will not be bullied into compromising its principles Norbert Roettgen a German lawmaker and ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a warning to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson NegativeBERLIN The European Union will not be bullied into compromising its principles Norbert Roettgen a German lawmaker and ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a warning to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-germany/bullying-wont-break-eu-unity-merkel-ally-tells-uks-johnson-idUSKCN1UL0PV2019-07-26
BERLIN The European Union will not be bullied into compromising its principles Norbert Roettgen a German lawmaker and ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a warning to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson NegativeBERLIN The European Union will not be bullied into compromising its principles Norbert Roettgen a German lawmaker and ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a warning to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-germany/bullying-wont-break-eu-unity-merkel-ally-tells-uks-johnson-idUSKCN1UL0PV2019-07-26
LONDON Boris Johnson promised in his first speech as prime minister to lead Britain out of the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson promised in his first speech as prime minister to lead Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-leader/british-prime-minister-johnson-promises-a-bold-new-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1UI2W22019-07-25
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson began appointing his senior ministers on Wednesday shortly after taking office naming the team he hopes will help him to deliver Brexit by Oct PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson began appointing his senior ministers on Wednesday shortly after taking office naming the team he hopes will help him to deliver Brexit by Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-cabinet-factbox/factbox-who-has-uk-pm-johnson-appointed-to-his-cabinet-idUSKCN1UJ2MH2019-07-25
LONDON Following are five facts about Liz Truss who has been appointed trade minister by new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson NeutralLONDON Following are five facts about Liz Truss who has been appointed trade minister by new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-truss-factbox/factbox-five-facts-about-liz-truss-britains-new-trade-minister-idUSKCN1UJ2OE2019-07-25
LONDON Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson named Ben Wallace as defense minister on Wednesday a promotion for a man who has only ever been a junior minister NeutralLONDON Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson named Ben Wallace as defense minister on Wednesday a promotion for a man who has only ever been a junior minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-wallace-factbox/factbox-five-facts-on-new-uk-defense-minister-ben-wallace-idUSKCN1UJ2O22019-07-25
Wallace was one of two signatories on Boris Johnsons nomination papers to be Conservative Party leader NeutralLONDON Britains new Prime Minister Boris Johnson named Ben Wallace as defense minister on Wednesday a promotion for a man who has only ever been a junior minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-wallace-factbox/factbox-five-facts-on-new-uk-defense-minister-ben-wallace-idUSKCN1UJ2O22019-07-25
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson named Dominic Raab as foreign minister and first secretary of state on Wednesday a return to office for the former Brexit minister who quit Theresa Mays government over her deal to leave the European Union NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson named Dominic Raab as foreign minister and first secretary of state on Wednesday a return to office for the former Brexit minister who quit Theresa Mays government over her deal to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-raab/dominic-raab-appointed-uk-foreign-secretary-first-secretary-of-state-statement-idUSKCN1UJ2JF2019-07-25
DUBLIN Prime Minister Boris Johnsons suggestion that Britains withdrawal agreement with the European Union can be completely renegotiated in the coming months is not in the real Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Wednesday NegativeDUBLIN Prime Minister Boris Johnsons suggestion that Britains withdrawal agreement with the European Union can be completely renegotiated in the coming months is not in the real Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-ireland-varadkar/irish-pm-says-johnson-call-for-new-brexit-deal-not-in-real-world-idUSKCN1UJ2GF2019-07-25
LONDON British foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Wednesday he was quitting the government after new prime minister and recent leadership rival Boris Johnson asked him to take a different ministerial role NegativeLONDON British foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Wednesday he was quitting the government after new prime minister and recent leadership rival Boris Johnson asked him to take a different ministerial role http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-hunt/uks-hunt-quits-government-after-leadership-rival-johnson-takes-office-idUSKCN1UJ2ER2019-07-25
LONDON Sajid Javid the favorite to be Britains new finance minister entered Downing Street on Wednesday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson began forming his government NeutralLONDON Sajid Javid the favorite to be Britains new finance minister entered Downing Street on Wednesday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson began forming his government http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-finance/sajid-javid-enters-british-pms-office-as-johnson-forms-government-idUSKCN1UJ2CP2019-07-25
LONDON Boris Johnson promised to deliver Brexit by Oct PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson promised to deliver Brexit by Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-pm-highlights/highlights-uks-johnson-promises-brexit-on-oct-31-no-ifs-or-buts-idUSKCN1UJ20W2019-07-25
LONDON Britains business minister Greg Clark and trade minister Liam Fox both said they would no longer be in government after Boris Johnson was formally appointed prime minister on Wednesday NeutralLONDON Britains business minister Greg Clark and trade minister Liam Fox both said they would no longer be in government after Boris Johnson was formally appointed prime minister on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-clark/uk-business-minister-and-trade-minister-go-as-johnson-becomes-pm-idUSKCN1UJ2922019-07-25
I look forward to supporting Boris Johnson and the government from the he added PositiveLONDON Britains business minister Greg Clark and trade minister Liam Fox both said they would no longer be in government after Boris Johnson was formally appointed prime minister on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-clark/uk-business-minister-and-trade-minister-go-as-johnson-becomes-pm-idUSKCN1UJ2922019-07-25
LONDON July 24 The London Chamber of Commerce and Industry said Chief Executive David Frost has stood down to take up a new position in Boris Johnsons government adding that it had no doubt he would be a key asset in the next stage of Brexit negotiations PositiveLONDON July 24 The London Chamber of Commerce and Industry said Chief Executive David Frost has stood down to take up a new position in Boris Johnsons government adding that it had no doubt he would be a key asset in the next stage of Brexit negotiations http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-eu-leader-frost/london-chamber-of-commerce-says-ceo-frost-moving-to-uk-government-idUSS8N24D03W2019-07-25
LONDON July 24 Britains de facto deputy prime minister David Lidington resigned from the government on Wednesday ahead of Boris Johnson being appointed prime minister NegativeLONDON July 24 Britains de facto deputy prime minister David Lidington resigned from the government on Wednesday ahead of Boris Johnson being appointed prime minister http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-eu-leader-lidington/uk-de-facto-deputy-pm-lidington-resigns-ahead-of-new-government-idUSS8N24D03K2019-07-25
LONDON Taking over as prime minister on Wednesday Boris Johnson is expected to unveil a more diverse top team in a government to be tasked with delivering Brexit by the end of October with or without a deal NegativeLONDON Taking over as prime minister on Wednesday Boris Johnson is expected to unveil a more diverse top team in a government to be tasked with delivering Brexit by the end of October with or without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader/stepping-into-power-johnson-seeks-more-diverse-cabinet-idUSKCN1UI2WK2019-07-24
LONDON Boris Johnson the Brexiteer who has promised to lead Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal by the end of October will replace Theresa May as prime minister after winning the leadership of the Conservative Party on Tuesday NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the Brexiteer who has promised to lead Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal by the end of October will replace Theresa May as prime minister after winning the leadership of the Conservative Party on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader/britains-new-leader-johnson-we-are-going-to-get-brexit-done-idUSKCN1UH2JS2019-07-24
LONDON Boris Johnson has poached senior Sky boss Andrew Griffith as his business adviser in one of his first appointments before moving into Downing Street tasked with repairing relations with the corporate sector ahead of Brexit NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson has poached senior Sky boss Andrew Griffith as his business adviser in one of his first appointments before moving into Downing Street tasked with repairing relations with the corporate sector ahead of Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-griffith/uks-johnson-poaches-sky-executive-to-burnish-business-credentials-idUSKCN1UI23C2019-07-24
ROME Italys farmers lost no time on Tuesday in warning that a Brexit as threatened by incoming British prime minister Boris Johnson could cost them dear NegativeROME Italys farmers lost no time on Tuesday in warning that a Brexit as threatened by incoming British prime minister Boris Johnson could cost them dear http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-prosecco/put-the-prosecco-on-ice-italys-farmers-fear-johnson-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1UI25K2019-07-24
LONDON Incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will appoint David Frost as European Union sherpa and adviser on Europe a Daily Telegraph reporter cited unidentified sources as indicating NegativeLONDON Incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will appoint David Frost as European Union sherpa and adviser on Europe a Daily Telegraph reporter cited unidentified sources as indicating http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/uks-johnson-will-appoint-david-frost-as-eu-adviser-report-idUSKCN1UI2872019-07-24
The European Union congratulated incoming British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday but warned of challenging times and ruled out heeding his election pledge to renegotiate Brexit PositiveThe European Union congratulated incoming British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday but warned of challenging times and ruled out heeding his election pledge to renegotiate Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-reaction/eu-warns-incoming-british-pm-johnson-it-wont-change-brexit-terms-idUSKCN1UI1H02019-07-24
LONDON Incoming British prime minister Boris Johnson has told members of the governing Conservative Party in parliament that he does not want to hold an early general election senior lawmaker Nicky Morgan said on Tuesday NegativeLONDON Incoming British prime minister Boris Johnson has told members of the governing Conservative Party in parliament that he does not want to hold an early general election senior lawmaker Nicky Morgan said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-election/uks-johnson-steers-lawmakers-away-from-early-general-election-lawmaker-idUSKCN1UI2392019-07-24
LONDON Boris Johnson promised fellow Conservatives on Tuesday he would put his maximum into his new role as Britains prime minister calling on the governing party to pull together to leave the European Union by Oct PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson promised fellow Conservatives on Tuesday he would put his maximum into his new role as Britains prime minister calling on the governing party to pull together to leave the European Union by Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-conservatives/johnson-promises-to-give-maximum-energy-to-new-role-as-british-leader-idUSKCN1UI2362019-07-24
LONDON Britains incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will inherit an economy that could be heading for a slowdown or even a recession weakening his hand in the battles ahead as the country prepares to leave the European Union NegativeLONDON Britains incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will inherit an economy that could be heading for a slowdown or even a recession weakening his hand in the battles ahead as the country prepares to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-economy/uks-johnson-to-take-helm-of-economy-as-warning-signs-flash-idUSKCN1UI2152019-07-24
GENEVA The World Trade Organization hopes that the handling of Brexit under Britains incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will cause as little disruption as possible WTO spokesman Keith Rockwell said on Tuesday PositiveGENEVA The World Trade Organization hopes that the handling of Brexit under Britains incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson will cause as little disruption as possible WTO spokesman Keith Rockwell said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-wto/wto-hopes-for-minimal-trade-disruption-from-brexit-under-johnson-idUSKCN1UI2372019-07-24
LONDON Boris Johnson was elected as leader of Britains governing Conservative Party and the next prime minister on Tuesday tasked with following through on his do or pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson was elected as leader of Britains governing Conservative Party and the next prime minister on Tuesday tasked with following through on his do or pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-reaction-instant-vi/instant-view-brexiteer-johnson-to-be-britains-prime-minister-idUSKCN1UI1C72019-07-24
I congratulate Boris Johnson and look forward to good a spokeswoman quoted her on Twitter as saying PositiveBERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated Boris Johnson on his election as Conservative Party leader on Tuesday and said she looked forward to good cooperation with the new British prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-merkel/germanys-merkel-congratulates-britains-johnson-idUSKCN1UI1Y42019-07-24
PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron and future head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen both congratulated Boris Johnson on becoming Britains next prime minister although a key Macron ally warned Johnson that the EU would not budge on Brexit NegativePARIS French President Emmanuel Macron and future head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen both congratulated Boris Johnson on becoming Britains next prime minister although a key Macron ally warned Johnson that the EU would not budge on Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-macron/frances-macron-congratulates-boris-johnson-as-ex-minister-warns-eu-not-for-turning-idUSKCN1UI1K32019-07-24
LONDON Britains incoming prime minister Boris Johnson faces an overflowing inbox when he takes office on delivering Brexit building a relationship with Donald Trump deciding what to do about Iran and governing without a majority in parliament PositiveLONDON Britains incoming prime minister Boris Johnson faces an overflowing inbox when he takes office on delivering Brexit building a relationship with Donald Trump deciding what to do about Iran and governing without a majority in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-inbox-factbox/factbox-boris-johnsons-overflowing-inbox-five-urgent-tasks-for-britains-new-leader-idUSKCN1UI1UW2019-07-24
NEW YORK July 23 A host of strong earnings boosted U.S. stocks on Tuesday and world stocks edged higher in anticipation of central bank easing while sterling fell after Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson won the leadership of Britains Conservative Party clearing the way for him to become prime minister NeutralUpbeat earnings push Wall Street higher http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rise-on-upbeat-earnings-sterling-drops-on-brexit-prospects-idUSL2N24O0YS2019-07-24
At best youd describe Boris Johnson as an unpredictable said Pursche NeutralUpbeat earnings push Wall Street higher http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-rise-on-upbeat-earnings-sterling-drops-on-brexit-prospects-idUSL2N24O0YS2019-07-24
LONDON Boris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of Britains governing Conservative Party and the countrys next prime minister on Tuesday tasked with following through on his do or pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of Britains governing Conservative Party and the countrys next prime minister on Tuesday tasked with following through on his do or pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-leader/boris-johnson-set-to-become-next-uk-pm-as-conservatives-announce-new-leader-idUSKCN1UH2JQ2019-07-23
LONDON A British minister and longstanding critic of Boris Johnson quit on Monday the latest resignation before the presumed new prime minister takes office with a do or pledge to leave the European Union with or without a deal NegativeLONDON A British minister and longstanding critic of Boris Johnson quit on Monday the latest resignation before the presumed new prime minister takes office with a do or pledge to leave the European Union with or without a deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/under-dark-cloud-of-brexit-uk-minister-quits-before-johnson-becomes-pm-idUSKCN1UH0UE2019-07-23
LONDON Dangling helplessly from a zipwire while waving British Union Jack flags Boris Johnson and his attempt to publicize a party in one of Londons parks became one of the most memorable nonsporting moments of the 2012 Olympic Games NeutralLONDON Dangling helplessly from a zipwire while waving British Union Jack flags Boris Johnson and his attempt to publicize a party in one of Londons parks became one of the most memorable nonsporting moments of the 2012 Olympic Games http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/zip-wire-calamity-to-wild-rugby-tackles-the-comedic-face-of-uks-johnson-idUSKCN1UH0452019-07-23
TOKYO Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a nodeal exit from the European Union NegativeTOKYO Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a nodeal exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/ecb-fed-rate-cut-hopes-lift-global-stocks-sterling-sags-idUSKCN1UI00Y2019-07-23
TOKYO July 23 Sterling was on the back foot on Tuesday as investors worried Boris Johnson the frontrunner to become the UKs next prime minister would trigger a hard from the European Union widely seen as a major risk for the British economy NegativeInvestors focus on Britains new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-sterling-in-defensive-mood-on-concerns-about-no-deal-brexit-idUSL4N24O06I2019-07-23
TOKYO July 23 Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a nodeal exit from the European Union NegativeMSCI AsiaPacific index gains 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-hopes-of-ecb-fed-rate-cuts-boost-stocks-british-pound-sags-idUSL4N24O0Q42019-07-23
Sterling was under pressure due to the likelihood of eurosceptic Boris Johnson becoming Britains next prime minister NegativeMSCI AsiaPacific index shade higher Nikkei adds 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-easing-hopes-prop-up-global-stocks-pound-sags-as-britain-eyes-new-pm-idUSL4N24O02N2019-07-23
LONDON Ahead of Boris Johnsons likely election next week as Britains prime minister EU countries are secretly wooing him in a bid to thrash out a new Brexit plan that would avoid a nodeal disaster the Sunday Times newspaper reported NegativeLONDON Ahead of Boris Johnsons likely election next week as Britains prime minister EU countries are secretly wooing him in a bid to thrash out a new Brexit plan that would avoid a nodeal disaster the Sunday Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-plan/irish-eu-governments-sound-out-johnson-to-avoid-no-deal-brexit-sunday-times-idUSKCN1UF0OP2019-07-21
The European Union is preparing to offer Boris Johnson the favourite to be Britains next prime minister a nodeal Brexit extension beyond Oct NeutralThe European Union is preparing to offer Boris Johnson the favourite to be Britains next prime minister a nodeal Brexit extension beyond Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson/eu-plans-to-offer-boris-johnson-no-deal-brexit-extension-the-guardian-idUSKCN1UE2842019-07-21
Boris Johnson is likely to be announced as the winner of the Conservative Party leadership race next Tuesday NegativeBERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Britain would remain a partner even if it is no longer a member of the European Union in future adding that work with British Prime Minister Theresa Mays successor would depend on how he approaches the European Commission http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-germany-merkel/merkel-britain-will-remain-partner-even-if-it-is-no-longer-eu-member-idUSKCN1UE0YW2019-07-21
LONDON Boris Johnson the favourite to be the next British prime minister has the backbone to resist pressure from parliament to delay Brexit again even if it means leaving the European Union without a deal a leading supporter said on Friday NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the favourite to be the next British prime minister has the backbone to resist pressure from parliament to delay Brexit again even if it means leaving the European Union without a deal a leading supporter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-reesmogg/johnson-will-resist-calls-for-brexit-delay-lawmaker-rees-mogg-says-idUSKCN1UE0PB2019-07-21
LONDON The chance that Britain will leave the European Union without a deal is the highest since October 2017 economists polled by Reuters say as archBrexiteer Boris Johnson looks set to take over as prime minister next week NegativeLONDON The chance that Britain will leave the European Union without a deal is the highest since October 2017 economists polled by Reuters say as archBrexiteer Boris Johnson looks set to take over as prime minister next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-poll/chance-of-no-deal-brexit-rises-as-johnson-leads-hunt-poll-idUSKCN1UE0362019-07-21
There are two remaining candidates for the Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson NeutralLONDON Britain is due to appoint a new prime minister and attempt to renegotiate the terms of its Brexit deal all before Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-timeline/timeline-key-dates-for-britains-brexit-crisis-choosing-a-new-prime-minister-idUSKCN1UE1722019-07-21
He counts Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next PM among his friends PositiveLONDON For almost a decade Alexander Temerko who forged a career at the top of the Russian arms industry and had connections at the highest levels of the Kremlin has been an influential figure in British politics http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-russian-specialrep/special-report-in-british-pm-race-a-former-russian-tycoon-quietly-wields-influence-idUSKCN1UE0WW2019-07-20
ArchBrexiteer Boris Johnson is expected to be named as Britains next Prime Minister on Tuesday raising the chances of a deal Brexit and potentially lowering growth forecasts PositiveBRUSSELS The global march towards lower interest rates reaches Europe this week with the European Central Bank expected at least to signal easier monetary policy while Turkeys new banking chief is seen taking an ax to the countrys rates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-economy/will-ecb-walk-or-just-talk-as-rate-circus-comes-to-europe-idUSKCN1UE1LU2019-07-20
July 19 Gerard Lyons a former economic adviser to Boris Johnson when he was London mayor has been interviewed for the role of the governor of the Bank of England an editor of the Times newspaper tweeted NeutralJuly 19 Gerard Lyons a former economic adviser to Boris Johnson when he was London mayor has been interviewed for the role of the governor of the Bank of England an editor of the Times newspaper tweeted http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-boe/ex-economic-adviser-to-uks-johnson-interviewed-for-boe-governor-role-the-times-idUSFWN24K0Y72019-07-20
WASHINGTON U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister and believes Johnson will work out Brexit PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister and believes Johnson will work out Brexit http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-trump/trump-says-britains-johnson-would-do-great-job-as-prime-minister-idUSKCN1UE2402019-07-20
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt the contenders to be the next British prime minister have criticized Trumps Twitter attack but have not called it racist NegativeLONDON Chants of send her directed at politicians are completely unacceptable in a modern democracy British interior minister Sajid Javid said on Friday after a crowd chanted the phrase at a rally for U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-congress-britain/uks-javid-says-send-her-back-chant-at-trump-rally-unacceptable-idUSKCN1UE18H2019-07-20
Mays replacement either foreign minister Jeremy Hunt or former London mayor Boris Johnson the frontrunner will be installed next week PositiveLONDON A powerful committee of British lawmakers on Friday urged the next prime minister to decide quickly on the role Chinas Huawei will have in nextgeneration 5G telecommunications networks to avert more damage to Britains international relations http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-huawei-tech/uk-delay-on-huawei-5g-decision-harming-ties-lawmakers-say-idUSKCN1UD3862019-07-20
Three British cabinet ministers are set to resign the day Boris Johnson if as expected becomes Britains next prime minister The Times newspaper reported on Thursday NegativeThree British cabinet ministers are set to resign the day Boris Johnson if as expected becomes Britains next prime minister The Times newspaper reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-johnson/three-british-ministers-set-to-resign-if-johnson-becomes-pm-the-times-idUSKCN1UD3552019-07-19
LONDON Boris Johnson favorite to be the next British prime minister on Wednesday refused to say whether he would seek to shut Parliament to facilitate a nodeal Brexit but agreed such a plan could be convenient for him PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson favorite to be the next British prime minister on Wednesday refused to say whether he would seek to shut Parliament to facilitate a nodeal Brexit but agreed such a plan could be convenient for him http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-november/uks-johnson-declines-to-comment-on-plan-to-facilitate-a-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1UC2I52019-07-18
LONDON Boris Johnson wants Britain to have completed any Brexit transition period and fully left the European Union well the next scheduled election in 2022 the favourite to be the next prime minister said on Wednesday PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson wants Britain to have completed any Brexit transition period and fully left the European Union well the next scheduled election in 2022 the favourite to be the next prime minister said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson-standstill/johnson-wants-any-brexit-transition-to-end-before-next-election-idUSKCN1UC2M82019-07-18
LONDON Boris Johnson has broken the record for the most money raised by a British politician in his bid to become prime minister winning the backing of eurosceptic financiers after hardening his Brexit stance with a do or pledge NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson has broken the record for the most money raised by a British politician in his bid to become prime minister winning the backing of eurosceptic financiers after hardening his Brexit stance with a do or pledge http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-donations/boris-johnson-smashes-record-for-most-money-raised-by-uk-politician-idUSKCN1UC1U22019-07-18
She declined to say whether she would rather see the favorite Boris Johnson or current foreign minister Jeremy Hunt become the new British leader NegativeSTRASBOURG Germanys Ursula von der Leyen secured European parliamentary approval on Tuesday to become the first female European Commission president on a platform of a greener fairer and rulebased Europe http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-eu-jobs-vonderleyen/germanys-von-der-leyen-secures-powerful-eu-executive-top-job-idUSKCN1UA2JO2019-07-17
Corbyn has long denied being antiSemitic an accusation also leveled against him on Monday by the frontrunner to become Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson of the Conservative Party NegativeJERUSALEM An Israeli official close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of Jewhatred on Tuesday remarks likely to fuel acrimony in and around the opposition party as it struggles with antiSemitism probes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-israel/israeli-minister-accuses-uks-corbyn-of-jew-hatred-idUSKCN1UB2602019-07-17
Asked during a leadership debate whether they agreed with May that the comments were unacceptable both frontrunner Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said they did NegativeLONDON Both candidates vying to replace Theresa May as Britains prime minister said they agreed with her that the language used by U.S. President Donald Trump about a group of mostly Americanborn Democratic congresswomen was unacceptable http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-democrats-britain-unaccepta/uk-pm-candidates-hunt-and-johnson-say-trump-comments-about-u-s-congresswomen-unacceptable-idUSKCN1UA26C2019-07-16
LONDON The frontrunner to become Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn was guilty of antiSemitism NegativeLONDON The frontrunner to become Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that the leader of the main opposition Labour party Jeremy Corbyn was guilty of antiSemitism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-corbyn/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-labour-party-leader-corbyn-guilty-of-anti-semitism-idUSKCN1UA2A42019-07-16
LONDON The leading candidate to become Britains next Prime Minister lawmaker Boris Johnson said on Monday he would not currently back the United States if it took military action against Iran NegativeLONDON The leading candidate to become Britains next Prime Minister lawmaker Boris Johnson said on Monday he would not currently back the United States if it took military action against Iran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-britain/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-i-would-not-back-u-s-military-action-against-iran-idUSKCN1UA26U2019-07-16
LONDON Boris Johnson frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister denied he was responsible for the resignation of the ambassador to Washington but admitted his comments had been a factor in the shock departure of one of the countrys most senior diplomats NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister denied he was responsible for the resignation of the ambassador to Washington but admitted his comments had been a factor in the shock departure of one of the countrys most senior diplomats http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-johnson/uks-johnson-says-his-comments-about-u-s-envoy-were-a-factor-in-his-resignation-idUSKCN1U728J2019-07-15
Boris Johnson frontrunner in that race has been heavily criticized by lawmakers in his own party and the opposition for failing to defend the ambassador NegativeLONDON British police said on Friday they had opened an investigation into a leak of confidential memos that led to the resignation of the British ambassador to Washington http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-police/british-police-to-investigate-leak-of-ambassadors-memos-idUSKCN1U72GE2019-07-15
LONDON Boris Johnson vowed to stand up for Britains diplomats around the world and take a robust approach towards U.S. President Donald Trump if he succeeds in becoming the next prime minister PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson vowed to stand up for Britains diplomats around the world and take a robust approach towards U.S. President Donald Trump if he succeeds in becoming the next prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/johnson-vows-to-stand-up-for-uk-diplomats-after-washington-envoys-resignation-idUSKCN1U62KP2019-07-15
LONDON Boris Johnson the favourite to become Britains next prime minister said on Thursday he would support the farm sector if the European Union decided to pursue the absolute of imposing tariffs on UK exports in the event of a nodeal Brexit NeutralLONDON Boris Johnson the favourite to become Britains next prime minister said on Thursday he would support the farm sector if the European Union decided to pursue the absolute of imposing tariffs on UK exports in the event of a nodeal Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson-tariffs/johnson-vows-to-support-farmers-in-event-of-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1U62LT2019-07-15
Markets are concerned that Britain could end up leaving the European Union without a deal if the ruling Conservative party chooses Boris Johnson as its next leader NegativeLONDON July 14 Sterling would rise if the opposition Labour Party won an election the partys finance policy chief John McDonnell told the Sunday Times playing down the idea that a socialist government could trigger capital flight http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-sterling/sterling-would-rise-under-labour-government-labour-finance-chief-idUSL8N24F0A52019-07-15
LONDON July 12 Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister said on Friday a misrepresented version of his remarks rather than his actual words had been a factor in the resignation of Britains ambassador to Washington following a spat with Donald Trump NegativeLONDON July 12 Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister said on Friday a misrepresented version of his remarks rather than his actual words had been a factor in the resignation of Britains ambassador to Washington following a spat with Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-britain-johnson/uks-johnson-says-his-comments-about-u-s-ambassador-were-misrepresented-idUSL8N24D4QB2019-07-15
LONDON Britains ambassador to Washington quit on Wednesday after days of stinging criticism from Donald Trump leading to accusations that Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British prime minister had thrown him under the NegativeLONDON Britains ambassador to Washington quit on Wednesday after days of stinging criticism from Donald Trump leading to accusations that Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British prime minister had thrown him under the http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-britain/british-ambassador-to-washington-quits-after-spat-over-leaked-memos-idUSKCN1U519P2019-07-11
Both contenders to succeed Theresa May as leader of the Conservative Party and prime minister this month Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have refused to rule out a nodeal Brexit NegativeLONDON France is likely to threaten delays on its border with Britain to exert political leverage if there is a nodeal Brexit British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond/france-likely-to-use-border-checks-as-political-tool-after-no-deal-brexit-uks-hammond-idUSKCN1U52IV2019-07-11
LONDON Former British prime minister John Major vowed on Wednesday to go to court to block his party colleague Boris Johnson from suspending parliament and dragging the queen into a constitutional crisis to deliver a nodeal Brexit NegativeLONDON Former British prime minister John Major vowed on Wednesday to go to court to block his party colleague Boris Johnson from suspending parliament and dragging the queen into a constitutional crisis to deliver a nodeal Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-major/ex-uk-pm-major-vows-to-protect-queen-and-avoid-constitutional-crisis-in-brexit-row-idUSKCN1U50OM2019-07-11
LONDON Kim Darroch is a superb diplomat and public servants should not be dragged into the political agenda Boris Johnson the frontrunner to become prime minister said on Wednesday after Britains ambassador to the United States resigned in a furore over leaked memos NeutralLONDON Kim Darroch is a superb diplomat and public servants should not be dragged into the political agenda Boris Johnson the frontrunner to become prime minister said on Wednesday after Britains ambassador to the United States resigned in a furore over leaked memos http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-johnson/uk-pm-frontrunner-johnson-calls-ambassador-darroch-a-superb-diplomat-idUSKCN1U51G02019-07-11
LONDON Boris Johnson the leading contender to be Britains next prime minister said on Wednesday it would be very to give the judiciary a say over Brexit responding to the threat of a legal challenge by former prime minister John Major NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the leading contender to be Britains next prime minister said on Wednesday it would be very to give the judiciary a say over Brexit responding to the threat of a legal challenge by former prime minister John Major http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-major-johnson/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-very-odd-to-involve-courts-in-brexit-decision-idUSKCN1U51EP2019-07-11
LONDON Boris Johnson threw Britains ambassador to Washington under the when he refused to back the envoy in his row with Donald Trump junior Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson threw Britains ambassador to Washington under the when he refused to back the envoy in his row with Donald Trump junior Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-duncan/uks-johnson-threw-ambassador-to-u-s-under-the-bus-junior-minister-idUSKCN1U51DA2019-07-11
LONDON July 10 Boris Johnson frontrunner to become next prime minister would be the of U.S. President Donald Trump if his lack of support for British ambassador Kim Darroch prompted his resignation a Labour spokesman said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON July 10 Boris Johnson frontrunner to become next prime minister would be the of U.S. President Donald Trump if his lack of support for British ambassador Kim Darroch prompted his resignation a Labour spokesman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-britain-labour/uk-pm-hopeful-johnson-risks-being-a-u-s-patsy-if-he-prompted-envoy-resignation-labour-idUSS8N2450322019-07-11
LONDON Britains interior minister Sajid Javid will this week formally endorse Boris Johnson to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and the countrys next prime minister the Sunday Times reported NeutralLONDON Britains interior minister Sajid Javid will this week formally endorse Boris Johnson to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and the countrys next prime minister the Sunday Times reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/uk-interior-minister-javid-to-endorse-johnson-as-pm-sunday-times-idUSKCN1U10O92019-07-09
Boris Johnson the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister this month has said Britain must leave the European Union on Oct NeutralLONDON British lawmakers from both the ruling Conservatives and opposition Labour on Sunday said they were looking at ways to prevent the countrys next prime minister pursuing a nodeal Brexit against parliaments wishes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/uk-britain-eu-noconfidence/lawmakers-weigh-up-options-to-try-to-block-a-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1U207Q2019-07-08
YORK Boris Johnson the leading candidate to replace Theresa May as British Prime Minister said on Thursday the government had to find a way to tax global technology giants on their income NeutralYORK Boris Johnson the leading candidate to replace Theresa May as British Prime Minister said on Thursday the government had to find a way to tax global technology giants on their income http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-tech/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-urges-tax-on-global-tech-giants-idUSKCN1TZ1Z12019-07-05
READING England Boris Johnson who could be Britains prime minister by the end of the month said he backed the people of Hong Kong every inch of the way and cautioned China that one country two should not be cast aside NegativeREADING England Boris Johnson who could be Britains prime minister by the end of the month said he backed the people of Hong Kong every inch of the way and cautioned China that one country two should not be cast aside http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-leader/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-says-he-backs-hong-kong-people-every-inch-of-the-way-idUSKCN1TY1J82019-07-04
Both of the candidates to replace May former London mayor Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt say they want to strengthen the union of the United Kingdoms four nations PositiveLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will urge her successor on Thursday to strengthen the bonds between England Scotland Wales and Northern Ireland in a veiled criticism of those in her party who are widely thought to prefer Brexit to the union http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-leader-may/british-pm-may-urges-successor-to-strengthen-the-union-of-nations-idUSKCN1TY2X32019-07-04
READING England The following are key quotes from a Reuters interview with Boris Johnson the leading candidate to replace Prime Minister Theresa May NeutralREADING England The following are key quotes from a Reuters interview with Boris Johnson the leading candidate to replace Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-britain-eu-leader-quotes-highlights/uks-boris-johnson-on-hong-kong-huawei-iran-and-brexit-idUSKCN1TY1H02019-07-04
LONDON July 3 Boris Johnson has increased his funding lead over Jeremy Hunt in the race to become the next British prime minister backed by financiers and businessmen who funded the campaign to leave the European Union Negativequotes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-leader-donations/update-1-brexit-backers-help-pm-candidate-johnson-extend-lead-in-funding-battle-idUSL8N2444Q72019-07-04
LONDON July 3 Boris Johnson has increased his funding lead over Jeremy Hunt as they race to become the next British prime minister official figures showed on Wednesday and has so far raised the fourthlargest amount by any politician in Britain in recent years PositiveLONDON July 3 Boris Johnson has increased his funding lead over Jeremy Hunt as they race to become the next British prime minister official figures showed on Wednesday and has so far raised the fourthlargest amount by any politician in Britain in recent years http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-leader-donations/boris-johnson-extends-funding-lead-in-battle-to-become-uk-pm-idUSL9N24400E2019-07-04
BELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal NegativeBELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-leader-johnson/uks-johnson-we-must-not-come-of-the-eu-only-to-be-run-by-brussels-idUSS8N1IO04N2019-07-03
BELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal NegativeBELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-leader-johnson/uks-johnson-we-must-not-come-of-the-eu-only-to-be-run-by-brussels-idUSS8N1IO04N2019-07-03
BELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal NegativeBELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-leader-johnson/uks-johnson-we-must-not-come-of-the-eu-only-to-be-run-by-brussels-idUSS8N1IO04N2019-07-03
BELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal NegativeBELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said the next government must reject any EU divorce deal that includes the Irish backstop and that the Irish border issue can be resolved during negotiations for a free trade deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-leader-johnson/uks-johnson-we-must-not-come-of-the-eu-only-to-be-run-by-brussels-idUSS8N1IO04N2019-07-03
BELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the favourite to become Britains next prime minister said he identified closely with the Jedi Knights the lightsaberwielding mythical warrior monks of the Star Wars movies NeutralBELFAST July 2 Boris Johnson the favourite to become Britains next prime minister said he identified closely with the Jedi Knights the lightsaberwielding mythical warrior monks of the Star Wars movies http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-eu-leader-johnson-starwars/uks-boris-johnson-i-am-like-a-lightsaber-wielding-jedi-knight-idUSS8N1IO04O2019-07-03
LONDON Boris Johnson the leading contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing an emergency budget including aggressive tax cuts an overhaul of stamp duty and an assault on regulation if there is a nodeal Brexit The Times reported NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the leading contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing an emergency budget including aggressive tax cuts an overhaul of stamp duty and an assault on regulation if there is a nodeal Brexit The Times reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader/johnson-to-slash-taxes-in-no-deal-brexit-budget-idUSKCN1TT0N22019-06-30
EXETER England British prime ministerial candidate Boris Johnson said on Friday he has not offered anybody a job in any future government he might lead NegativeEXETER England British prime ministerial candidate Boris Johnson said on Friday he has not offered anybody a job in any future government he might lead http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-jobs/uks-johnson-says-he-has-not-offered-anyone-a-government-job-idUSKCN1TT1LY2019-06-30
EXETER England Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister said Britain should not allow its relationship with Chinese networks firm Huawei to jeopardize intelligencesharing with allies including the United States NegativeEXETER England Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister said Britain should not allow its relationship with Chinese networks firm Huawei to jeopardize intelligencesharing with allies including the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-britain/uks-johnson-says-huawei-must-not-jeopardize-intelligence-sharing-idUSKCN1TT1JS2019-06-29
Former foreign minister Boris Johnson and current foreign minister Jeremy Hunt are both vying to replace May NeutralLONDON Voters in a Welsh parliamentary seat will head to the polls on August 1 to elect a new lawmaker just over a week after Theresa May hands over to her successor in an early test for the new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-election/election-for-welsh-lawmaker-to-be-held-on-august-1-in-early-test-for-new-pm-idUSKCN1TS1142019-06-28
LONDON Boris Johnson the favourite to become Britains next prime minister took aim at his rival Jeremy Hunt saying the governing Conservative Party would suffer if a new leader treated the Oct NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the favourite to become Britains next prime minister took aim at his rival Jeremy Hunt saying the governing Conservative Party would suffer if a new leader treated the Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader-johnson-fake/johnson-takes-aim-at-rival-over-fake-brexit-deadline-comments-in-pm-race-idUSKCN1TS0XW2019-06-28
LONDON Loose cannon or influential statesman what kind of British prime minister would Boris Johnson make on the world Judging by his time as foreign secretary possibly both NegativeLONDON Loose cannon or influential statesman what kind of British prime minister would Boris Johnson make on the world Judging by his time as foreign secretary possibly both http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson-insight/genius-or-joker-british-pm-favorite-johnson-set-to-face-the-world-idUSKCN1TS0LV2019-06-27
LONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister has raised the prospect of a shock for the worlds fifthbiggest economy by pledging to leave the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister has raised the prospect of a shock for the worlds fifthbiggest economy by pledging to leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-deal-factbox/factbox-no-deal-brexit-what-it-might-mean-for-uk-economy-idUSKCN1TQ1IS2019-06-26
However sterling remains dogged by concerns that eurosceptic Boris Johnson will become Britains next prime minister increasing the chance of a nodeal Brexit NegativeInvestors still expect Fed to cut rates in July http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-inches-higher-after-fed-curbs-dovish-enthusiasm-idUSL4N23W1OP2019-06-26
However sterling remains dogged by concerns that eurosceptic Boris Johnson will become Britains next prime minister increasing the chance of a nodeal Brexit NegativeInvestors still expect Fed to cut rates in July http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-inches-higher-after-fed-curbs-dovish-enthusiasm-idUSL4N23W1OP2019-06-26
However sterling remains dogged by concerns that eurosceptic Boris Johnson will become Britains next prime minister increasing the chance of a nodeal Brexit NegativeInvestors still expect Fed to cut rates in July http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-inches-higher-after-fed-curbs-dovish-enthusiasm-idUSL4N23W1OP2019-06-26
However sterling remains dogged by concerns that eurosceptic Boris Johnson will become Britains next prime minister increasing the chance of a nodeal Brexit NegativeInvestors still expect Fed to cut rates in July http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-inches-higher-after-fed-curbs-dovish-enthusiasm-idUSL4N23W1OP2019-06-26
However sterling remains dogged by concerns that eurosceptic Boris Johnson will become Britains next prime minister increasing the chance of a nodeal Brexit NegativeInvestors still expect Fed to cut rates in July http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-inches-higher-after-fed-curbs-dovish-enthusiasm-idUSL4N23W1OP2019-06-26
LONDON A spokesman for British Prime Minister Theresa May declined to comment on Monday on an altercation between the leading candidate to replace her Boris Johnson and his girlfriend Carrie Symonds NegativeLONDON A spokesman for British Prime Minister Theresa May declined to comment on Monday on an altercation between the leading candidate to replace her Boris Johnson and his girlfriend Carrie Symonds http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-leader-may/uk-pm-mays-office-decline-to-comment-on-pm-candidate-johnson-row-idUSKCN1TP15L2019-06-25
LONDON The frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson came under renewed pressure on Sunday to explain the circumstances of a latenight row between him and girlfriend that led to the police being called to their home NegativeLONDON The frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson came under renewed pressure on Sunday to explain the circumstances of a latenight row between him and girlfriend that led to the police being called to their home http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/rival-in-uk-pm-race-calls-on-frontrunner-johnson-to-answer-difficult-questions-idUSKCN1TO0EQ2019-06-24
BIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson the favourite to be the next British Prime Minister reiterated his desire to leave the European Union in October with or without a deal as he avoided questions at a campaign event on Saturday about a police visit to his home NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson the favourite to be the next British Prime Minister reiterated his desire to leave the European Union in October with or without a deal as he avoided questions at a campaign event on Saturday about a police visit to his home http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader/pm-favourite-johnson-reiterates-desire-for-october-31-brexit-idUSKCN1TN0MX2019-06-24
LONDON In August 2018 Spanish authorities uncovered a plot by antiBrexit campaigners to assassinate leading Brexiteer and now favorite to be Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson NegativeLONDON In August 2018 Spanish authorities uncovered a plot by antiBrexit campaigners to assassinate leading Brexiteer and now favorite to be Britains next prime minister Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-disinformation/bogus-brexit-murder-plot-and-other-lies-planted-online-by-russian-accounts-study-idUSKCN1TN0Q62019-06-24
LONDON June 23 Reports of a heated latenight row between Boris Johnson and his girlfriend sparked a debate on Sunday about whether it would hurt his campaign to be Britains next prime minister and the frontrunners suitability for the job NegativeLONDON June 23 Reports of a heated latenight row between Boris Johnson and his girlfriend sparked a debate on Sunday about whether it would hurt his campaign to be Britains next prime minister and the frontrunners suitability for the job http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-politics-johnson/johnsons-domestic-dispute-fuels-debate-in-britain-over-his-pm-credentials-idUSL8N23U0EH2019-06-24
BIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister reiterated his desire to leave the European Union in October with or without a deal as he avoided questions at a campaign event on Saturday about a police visit to his home NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister reiterated his desire to leave the European Union in October with or without a deal as he avoided questions at a campaign event on Saturday about a police visit to his home http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-leader/uk-pm-favorite-johnson-reiterates-desire-for-october-31-brexit-idUSKCN1TN0MT2019-06-23
BIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister said on Saturday that party members were not interested in why police were called to investigate concerns for the welfare of a female in his home NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister said on Saturday that party members were not interested in why police were called to investigate concerns for the welfare of a female in his home http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/asked-about-police-visit-uk-pm-hopeful-johnson-says-people-not-interested-idUSKCN1TN0HP2019-06-23
LONDON Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister said on Saturday that party members were not interested in why police were called to investigate concerns for the welfare of a woman in his home NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister said on Saturday that party members were not interested in why police were called to investigate concerns for the welfare of a woman in his home http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson-police/uk-pm-candidate-boris-johnson-avoids-questions-about-police-visit-idUSKCN1TM2ML2019-06-23
Fervent Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson or foreign minister Jeremy Hunt will take over from Prime Minister Theresa May in late July with the flamboyant Johnson the oddsonfavourite to win PositiveBRUSSELS A new British prime minister may spice up Brexit but will not change the European Unions stance towards Britains exit from the bloc the chair of EU summits Donald Tusk said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-eu-summit-brexit/new-british-pm-may-enliven-brexit-but-will-not-change-eu-tusk-idUSKCN1TM1MV2019-06-23
LONDON Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has dismissed a claim by Boris Johnson the frontrunner in the race to become prime minister that Britain can avoid the hit of European Union trade tariffs in the event of a nodeal Brexit NegativeLONDON Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has dismissed a claim by Boris Johnson the frontrunner in the race to become prime minister that Britain can avoid the hit of European Union trade tariffs in the event of a nodeal Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-carney/carney-dismisses-johnson-trade-claim-on-no-deal-brexit-idUSKCN1TM0EQ2019-06-21
LONDON Fervent Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt emerged on Thursday as the only two candidates left in the race to become British prime minister with the flamboyant Johnson oddson favourite to win next month PositiveLONDON Fervent Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt emerged on Thursday as the only two candidates left in the race to become British prime minister with the flamboyant Johnson oddson favourite to win next month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader/then-there-were-two-johnson-and-hunt-fight-for-british-pm-job-idUSKCN1TL0XU2019-06-21
If they choose Boris Johnson he will have to deal with us on the agreement we have done with Theresa Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel said PositiveLONDON Fervent Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt emerged on Thursday as the only two candidates left in the race to become British prime minister with the flamboyant Johnson oddson favourite to win next month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leader/then-there-were-two-johnson-and-hunt-fight-for-british-pm-job-idUSKCN1TL0XU2019-06-21
LONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson cemented his position as the favorite to be Britains next prime minister on Wednesday after he increased his support in the third round of the Conservative Party leadership contest PositiveLONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson cemented his position as the favorite to be Britains next prime minister on Wednesday after he increased his support in the third round of the Conservative Party leadership contest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-increases-support-in-third-round-of-leadership-contest-idUSKCN1TK2FR2019-06-20
LONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson cemented his position as the favorite to be Britains next prime minister on Wednesday after he increased his support in the third round of the Conservative Party leadership contest PositiveLONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson cemented his position as the favorite to be Britains next prime minister on Wednesday after he increased his support in the third round of the Conservative Party leadership contest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-increases-support-in-third-round-of-leadership-contest-idUSKCN1TK2FR2019-06-20
The only candidate who will now do this is Boris Johnson and so Ill be supporting him to become our next Prime he told the Evening Standard newspaper NegativeLONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson cemented his position as the favorite to be Britains next prime minister on Wednesday after he increased his support in the third round of the Conservative Party leadership contest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-increases-support-in-third-round-of-leadership-contest-idUSKCN1TK2FR2019-06-20
LONDON The team backing Boris Johnson in his bid to become Britains prime minister welcomed a jump in the number of lawmakers supporting him in a third round of voting for the leadership of the Conservative Party on Wednesday PositiveLONDON The team backing Boris Johnson in his bid to become Britains prime minister welcomed a jump in the number of lawmakers supporting him in a third round of voting for the leadership of the Conservative Party on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/johnsons-team-welcomes-latest-vote-in-uk-pm-bid-idUSKCN1TK2GX2019-06-20
LONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson took a step closer to becoming Britains next prime minister on Tuesday winning 40 percent of votes in the second round of a contest on a firm promise to leave the European Union by Oct NegativeLONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson took a step closer to becoming Britains next prime minister on Tuesday winning 40 percent of votes in the second round of a contest on a firm promise to leave the European Union by Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-leader/brexit-campaigner-boris-johnson-advances-on-britains-top-job-idUSKCN1TJ0QA2019-06-19
LONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister apologised on Tuesday for any offence caused over his earlier comments including those when he described Muslim women wearing burqas as looking like letter boxes PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister apologised on Tuesday for any offence caused over his earlier comments including those when he described Muslim women wearing burqas as looking like letter boxes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson-apology/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-says-sorry-for-any-offence-his-words-have-caused-idUSKCN1TJ2Q92019-06-19
LONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains prime minister repeated his pledge on Tuesday that he would take the United Kingdom out of the European Union by Oct PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to be Britains prime minister repeated his pledge on Tuesday that he would take the United Kingdom out of the European Union by Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson-leave/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-britain-must-leave-eu-by-oct-31-or-pay-the-price-idUSKCN1TJ2MZ2019-06-19
LONDON Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said on Tuesday the issue of what to do with the Irish border after Brexit could be solved during the implementation period with the European Union NeutralLONDON Boris Johnson the leading candidate to be Britains next prime minister said on Tuesday the issue of what to do with the Irish border after Brexit could be solved during the implementation period with the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson-ireland/uk-pm-candidate-johnson-irish-border-can-be-solved-during-implementation-period-idUSKCN1TJ2OY2019-06-19
LONDON Boris Johnson got a boost in his campaign to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday when one of his former rivals and EU supporter Matt Hancock backed him saying he was almost certain to win the contest NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson got a boost in his campaign to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday when one of his former rivals and EU supporter Matt Hancock backed him saying he was almost certain to win the contest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader/boris-johnson-gets-boost-in-race-to-become-britains-new-pm-idUSKCN1TI0LF2019-06-18
Speaking to journalists at a hustings in Westminster Gove said that while the favorite Boris Johnson would make a good prime minister he himself would be better leader PositiveLONDON Michael Gove a candidate to replace Britains Theresa May said on Monday if he became prime minister he would try to win changes to a Brexit deal by opening talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-gove/uk-pm-hopeful-gove-pledges-to-talk-to-germany-ireland-to-win-better-brexit-idUSKCN1TI1G12019-06-18
LONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as British prime minister but who has so far kept a low profile in the leadership race needs to be put to the test rival contender Michael Gove said on Monday NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as British prime minister but who has so far kept a low profile in the leadership race needs to be put to the test rival contender Michael Gove said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-gove/johnson-must-be-put-to-the-test-in-uk-pm-race-rival-gove-idUSKCN1TI0OA2019-06-18
LONDON Boris Johnson got a boost for his bid to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May when one of his former rivals backed his candidacy on Monday and said he was almost certain to win the contest PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson got a boost for his bid to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May when one of his former rivals backed his candidacy on Monday and said he was almost certain to win the contest http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-leader/johnson-gets-boost-in-race-for-uk-pms-job-as-former-rival-backs-him-idUSKCN1TI0LF2019-06-17
LONDON Several hopefuls vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May turned their fire on favorite Boris Johnson on Sunday questioning his pledge to leave the European Union by the end of October no matter what NegativeLONDON Several hopefuls vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May turned their fire on favorite Boris Johnson on Sunday questioning his pledge to leave the European Union by the end of October no matter what http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leaders/taking-aim-at-johnson-british-pm-hopefuls-make-their-brexit-case-idUSKCN1TH0DL2019-06-17
UK Health Minister Matt Hancock said he is backing Boris Johnson as the best to lead the Conservative Party and become the next prime minister NegativeUK Health Minister Matt Hancock said he is backing Boris Johnson as the best to lead the Conservative Party and become the next prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uks-matt-hancock-backs-boris-johnson-in-leadership-bid-sunday-times-idUSKCN1TH0TS2019-06-17
LONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May pledged on Sunday to end the digital in Britain with the rollout of full fiber broadband by 2025 PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May pledged on Sunday to end the digital in Britain with the rollout of full fiber broadband by 2025 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/uk-pm-front-runner-johnson-pledges-to-end-the-digital-divide-by-2025-idUSKCN1TH0T72019-06-17
LONDON Several hopefuls vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May turned their fire on favourite Boris Johnson on Sunday questioning his pledge to leave the European Union by the end of October no matter what NegativeLONDON Several hopefuls vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May turned their fire on favourite Boris Johnson on Sunday questioning his pledge to leave the European Union by the end of October no matter what http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-leaders/taking-aim-at-johnson-pm-hopefuls-make-brexit-case-idUSKCN1TH0DN2019-06-16
LONDON British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Sunday he was the alternative to Boris Johnson the frontrunner in the race to replace Prime Minister Theresa May saying he would strive to win a Brexit deal from the European Union PositiveLONDON British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Sunday he was the alternative to Boris Johnson the frontrunner in the race to replace Prime Minister Theresa May saying he would strive to win a Brexit deal from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hunt/i-am-the-alternative-to-boris-johnson-says-uk-foreign-minister-hunt-idUSKCN1TH0AN2019-06-16
LONDON Rory Stewart a contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday he would not serve under Boris Johnson if the former London mayor won the leadership contest and criticized him for refusing to debate his Brexit policy NegativeLONDON Rory Stewart a contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday he would not serve under Boris Johnson if the former London mayor won the leadership contest and criticized him for refusing to debate his Brexit policy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-stewart/uk-pm-hopeful-stewart-says-he-will-not-serve-under-boris-johnson-idUSKCN1TH09D2019-06-16
LONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May should be tested in the leadership contest and the person to challenge him is international aid minister Rory Stewart junior defense minister Tobias Ellwood said on Sunday PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson the frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May should be tested in the leadership contest and the person to challenge him is international aid minister Rory Stewart junior defense minister Tobias Ellwood said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/backing-stewart-junior-defense-minister-ellwood-says-johnson-needs-to-be-tested-idUSKCN1TH06K2019-06-16
31 no matter what a thinly veiled criticism of Boris Johnson frontrunner in the race to replace Theresa May NegativeLONDON Britains work and pensions minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday it was a mistake to say the country will leave the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-rudd/uk-work-and-pensions-minister-rudd-criticizes-do-or-die-brexit-approach-idUSKCN1TH06Z2019-06-16
British conservative lawmaker Esther McVey said on Saturday that she will support Boris Johnson in his bid to be prime minister The Telegraph reported PositiveBritish conservative lawmaker Esther McVey said on Saturday that she will support Boris Johnson in his bid to be prime minister The Telegraph reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/uks-esther-mcvey-to-back-boris-johnson-in-leadership-bid-telegraph-idUSKCN1TG0NO2019-06-16
LONDON Boris Johnson who has pledged to deliver Brexit on Oct PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson who has pledged to deliver Brexit on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-britain-eu-leader/brexit-supporter-johnson-far-ahead-in-contest-to-replace-british-pm-idUSKCN1TE0RI2019-06-14
LONDON Boris Johnson favorite to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May will commit on Wednesday to taking Britain out of the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson favorite to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May will commit on Wednesday to taking Britain out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/delay-means-defeat-johnson-commits-to-october-brexit-deadline-idUSKCN1TC2NW2019-06-12
LONDON A host of candidates to replace Theresa May as British prime minister launched their campaigns on Monday promising to solve the turmoil of Brexit and taking shots at frontrunner Boris Johnson NeutralLONDON A host of candidates to replace Theresa May as British prime minister launched their campaigns on Monday promising to solve the turmoil of Brexit and taking shots at frontrunner Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader/british-candidates-for-pm-take-aim-at-favorite-johnson-idUSKCN1TA0VC2019-06-11
British Conservative Party Member of Parliament Iain Duncan Smith has decided to vote for Boris Johnson in the party leadership election to replace Prime Minister Theresa May Duncan Smith wrote in the Telegraph on Monday NegativeBritish Conservative Party Member of Parliament Iain Duncan Smith has decided to vote for Boris Johnson in the party leadership election to replace Prime Minister Theresa May Duncan Smith wrote in the Telegraph on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-johnson/uks-duncan-smith-says-he-will-vote-for-johnson-in-conservative-leadership-election-the-telegraph-idUSKCN1TB2HZ2019-06-11
LONDON Michael Gove one of the candidates vying to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday admitted he had made a mistake by taking cocaine 20 years ago and taunted his rival Boris Johnson NegativeLONDON Michael Gove one of the candidates vying to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday admitted he had made a mistake by taking cocaine 20 years ago and taunted his rival Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-gove-boris/uk-pm-candidate-gove-taunts-boris-dont-pull-out-idUSKCN1TB1VW2019-06-11
LONDON Britains environment minister Michael Gove one of the candidates hoping to succeed Theresa May as prime minister said on Monday he would never use the taxation system to give the wealthy a tax cut a dig at favorite Boris Johnson PositiveLONDON Britains environment minister Michael Gove one of the candidates hoping to succeed Theresa May as prime minister said on Monday he would never use the taxation system to give the wealthy a tax cut a dig at favorite Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leader-gove/i-wont-use-tax-system-to-give-wealthy-a-cut-uk-pm-candidate-gove-idUSKCN1TB1UE2019-06-11
LONDON June 10 Michael Gove one of the candidates vying to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday admitted he had made a mistake by taking cocaine 20 years ago and taunted his rival Boris Johnson NegativeLONDON June 10 Michael Gove one of the candidates vying to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday admitted he had made a mistake by taking cocaine 20 years ago and taunted his rival Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-leader-gove-boris/uk-pm-candidate-gove-taunts-boris-dont-pull-out-idUSL9N22X00F2019-06-11
Boris Johnson the leading candidate to succeed Theresa May as Britains next prime minister said he would withhold a previously agreed 39 billion pound Brexit payment until the European Union gives Britain better exit terms NegativeBoris Johnson the leading candidate to succeed Theresa May as Britains next prime minister said he would withhold a previously agreed 39 billion pound Brexit payment until the European Union gives Britain better exit terms http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uks-johnson-threatens-to-withhold-50-billion-brexit-payment-idUSKCN1T90SW2019-06-09
LONDON Judges at Londons High Court on Friday threw out an attempt to prosecute Boris Johnson the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister for allegedly lying about the financial benefits of Brexit during the 2016 EU referendum campaign NegativeLONDON Judges at Londons High Court on Friday threw out an attempt to prosecute Boris Johnson the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister for allegedly lying about the financial benefits of Brexit during the 2016 EU referendum campaign http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uk-pm-frontrunner-fends-off-court-case-over-brexit-campaign-bus-claim-idUSKCN1T80TC2019-06-08
LONDON Judges at Londons High Court on Friday threw out an attempt to prosecute Boris Johnson the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister for allegedly lying about Brexit NegativeLONDON Judges at Londons High Court on Friday threw out an attempt to prosecute Boris Johnson the frontrunner to succeed Theresa May as prime minister for allegedly lying about Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-case/judges-throw-out-brexit-case-against-uk-pm-candidate-johnson-idUSKCN1T81BL2019-06-08
Leadership frontrunner Boris Johnson has said the Conservatives face political at the next national election if Britain does not leave the EU by the current deadline of Oct PositiveLONDON Nigel Farages Brexit Party could win its first seat in Westminster when the eastern English city of Peterborough goes to the polls on Thursday to elect a new member of parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-peterborough/nigel-farages-brexit-party-hopes-for-first-uk-lawmaker-in-peterborough-vote-idUSKCN1T62W22019-06-06
Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson his successor Jeremy Hunt former Brexit minister Dominic Raab and environment minister Michael Gove are among the frontrunners in the contest NeutralLONDON Britains governing Conservatives on Tuesday agreed rules for the contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May as party chief including measures to eliminate candidates more quickly from a crowded race http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leadership/uk-conservative-party-agree-leadership-election-rules-to-reduce-numbers-idUSKCN1T52BU2019-06-05
LONDON Boris Johnson frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister promised on Monday to lead the country out of the European Union on Oct NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson frontrunner to be Britains next prime minister promised on Monday to lead the country out of the European Union on Oct http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-boris/deal-or-no-deal-we-leave-eu-on-october-31-pm-candidate-johnson-idUSKCN1T411L2019-06-04
LONDON UK Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday U.S. President Donald Trumps comments endorsing Conservative frontrunner Boris Johnson as the next prime minister were an unacceptable in Britains affairs NegativeLONDON UK Labour opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Saturday U.S. President Donald Trumps comments endorsing Conservative frontrunner Boris Johnson as the next prime minister were an unacceptable in Britains affairs http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-britain-trump-corbyn/corbyn-accuses-trump-of-interfering-in-uk-politics-with-johnson-comments-idUSKCN1T23AS2019-06-02
LONDON U.S. President Donald Trump threw his weight behind Boris Johnsons campaign to be Britains next prime minister and urged all candidates to pledge to boost defense spending in a striking intervention ahead of his state visit next week NegativeLONDON U.S. President Donald Trump threw his weight behind Boris Johnsons campaign to be Britains next prime minister and urged all candidates to pledge to boost defense spending in a striking intervention ahead of his state visit next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-trump/trump-says-boris-johnson-would-be-very-good-as-next-uk-prime-minister-idUSKCN1T12NN2019-06-02
Former foreign minister Boris Johnson the favorite to replace May as party leader and prime minister said the election message was if we go on like this we will be PositiveLONDON Britains two main parties set the stage on Monday for a battle over a nodeal Brexit hoping to win back voters who abandoned them for a new movement led by eurosceptic Nigel Farage and other smaller parties in European elections http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eu-election-britain/after-eu-poll-disaster-britains-main-parties-gird-for-no-deal-brexit-battle-idUSKCN1SX0YM2019-05-28
INTERLAKEN Switzerland Britains new prime minister must move quickly to leave the European Union Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Friday after Theresa May said she would step down NegativeINTERLAKEN Switzerland Britains new prime minister must move quickly to leave the European Union Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Friday after Theresa May said she would step down http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/boris-johnson-says-next-british-pm-must-deliver-proper-brexit-idUSKCN1SU1FX2019-05-25
INTERLAKEN Switzerland Britain can forge a fantastic free trade with Europe after it quits the European Union but can also be a champion for global free trade lawmaker and Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Friday PositiveINTERLAKEN Switzerland Britain can forge a fantastic free trade with Europe after it quits the European Union but can also be a champion for global free trade lawmaker and Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-swiss-johnson/brexit-is-not-a-threat-to-british-prosperity-johnson-idUSKCN1SU1I92019-05-25
LONDON Boris Johnson a prominent leader of the Brexit campaign and former foreign minister is the top choice among members of Britains ruling Conservative Party to replace Theresa May as prime minister according to a poll published on Friday PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson a prominent leader of the Brexit campaign and former foreign minister is the top choice among members of Britains ruling Conservative Party to replace Theresa May as prime minister according to a poll published on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/boris-johnson-clear-favorite-among-uk-conservative-members-to-succeed-pm-may-poll-idUSKCN1SN2462019-05-18
Boris Johnson former foreign minister prominent eurosceptic and potential leadership candidate was among those to have now swung round behind Mays deal the Times reported PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May offered on Wednesday to quit in a bid to get her European Union divorce deal passed but the Northern Irish party crucial to getting the agreement through parliament were unmoved and said they would reject it again http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/may-offer-to-quit-fails-to-move-key-opponents-of-her-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1R80RM2019-03-28
Gove teamed up with Boris Johnson during the 2016 Brexit campaign only to pull his support for Johnsons subsequent leadership bid at the last moment and run himself PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May offered on Wednesday to quit if her twicedefeated EU divorce deal passes in a lastditch attempt to persuade Eurosceptics to back it http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-replacements-factbox/factbox-who-might-be-britains-next-prime-minister-if-may-quits-idUSKCN1R82832019-03-28
LONDON Sterling rose on Wednesday on a report that former British foreign minister Boris Johnson a prominent eurosceptic will now back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal after she promised to quit if her agreement passes in parliament PositiveLONDON Sterling rose on Wednesday on a report that former British foreign minister Boris Johnson a prominent eurosceptic will now back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal after she promised to quit if her agreement passes in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-sterling/sterling-jumps-on-report-johnson-to-back-pm-mays-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1R828Q2019-03-28
LONDON Boris Johnson former British foreign minister and prominent eurosceptic will now back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal after she promised to quit if it passes the deputy political editor of The Times said on Wednesday PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson former British foreign minister and prominent eurosceptic will now back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal after she promised to quit if it passes the deputy political editor of The Times said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-switch/boris-johnson-will-now-back-uk-pm-mays-brexit-deal-times-reporter-idUSKCN1R826F2019-03-28
Boris Johnson to switch sides and back the deal source says PositiveLONDON Boris Johnson former British foreign minister and prominent eurosceptic will now back Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal after she promised to quit if it passes the deputy political editor of The Times said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-switch/boris-johnson-will-now-back-uk-pm-mays-brexit-deal-times-reporter-idUSKCN1R826F2019-03-28
Another prominent Brexiter former foreign minister Boris Johnson was also edging towards backing Mays deal a reporter from the Daily Telegraph said on Tuesday PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will address her Conservative lawmakers on Wednesday possibly to set out a timetable for her departure in a last throw of the dice to win support for her twicerejected Brexit deal in parliament http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/uks-weakened-pm-may-still-hoping-to-push-her-brexit-deal-through-idUSKCN1R70VH2019-03-27
LONDON Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson one of the fiercest opponents of Theresa Mays Brexit plan is now edging towards backing her deal Telegraph deputy political editor Steven Swinford said on Tuesday PositiveLONDON Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson one of the fiercest opponents of Theresa Mays Brexit plan is now edging towards backing her deal Telegraph deputy political editor Steven Swinford said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/hardline-brexiteer-boris-johnson-edging-towards-mays-deal-telegraph-idUSKCN1R72L22019-03-27
Popular targets on the march included Prime Minister May prominent leave backers Boris Johnson David Davis and Nigel Farage and former Prime Minister David Cameron who called the referendum PositivePlease note slang in final http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-march-signs/wheat-fields-and-underpants-brexit-satire-lampoons-british-leaders-on-huge-march-idUSKCN1R40KZ2019-03-24
LONDON Former British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday it was not too late for the government to get real to Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal and cautioned against holding another parliamentary vote on the agreement this week PositiveLONDON Former British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday it was not too late for the government to get real to Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal and cautioned against holding another parliamentary vote on the agreement this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/not-too-late-to-get-real-change-to-brexit-deal-britains-johnson-idUSKCN1QY0ZD2019-03-18
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal has reached the end of the road and Britain should leave the bloc without an agreement former British foreign secretary and leading Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Tuesday NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal has reached the end of the road and Britain should leave the bloc without an agreement former British foreign secretary and leading Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uk-pm-mays-brexit-deal-has-reached-the-end-of-the-road-boris-johnson-idUSKBN1QT2HB2019-03-13
LONDON The United Kingdom needs to secure changes to Brexit deals Irish border backstop such as a time limit and an exit mechanism former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom needs to secure changes to Brexit deals Irish border backstop such as a time limit and an exit mechanism former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-boris/uk-needs-an-irish-backstop-exit-mechanism-for-brexit-deal-boris-johnson-idUSKCN1Q00QK2019-02-12
British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek legally binding changes to the Irish backstop from the European Union in an attempt to break the deadlock over Brexit lawmaker Boris Johnson wrote in The Telegraph on Sunday citing senior government sources NegativeBritish Prime Minister Theresa May will seek legally binding changes to the Irish backstop from the European Union in an attempt to break the deadlock over Brexit lawmaker Boris Johnson wrote in The Telegraph on Sunday citing senior government sources http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-ireland/may-to-seek-binding-changes-to-irish-backstop-boris-johsnon-in-the-telegraph-idUSKCN1PL0SW2019-01-28
Prime Minister Theresa May will seek legally binding changes to the Irish backstop from the European Union in an attempt to break the deadlock over Brexit lawmaker Boris Johnson wrote in The Telegraph NegativePrime Minister Theresa May will seek legally binding changes to the Irish backstop from the European Union in an attempt to break the deadlock over Brexit lawmaker Boris Johnson wrote in The Telegraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-ireland/may-to-seek-binding-changes-to-irish-backstop-boris-johnson-in-the-telegraph-idUSKCN1PL0TB2019-01-28
This deal is said Boris Johnson the Conservative Partys most prominent Brexiteer who urged May to go back to Brussels to seek better terms NegativeLONDON British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit divorce deal by a crushing margin on Tuesday triggering political chaos that could lead to a disorderly exit from the EU or even to a reversal of the 2016 decision to leave http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/brexit-bedlam-mays-eu-divorce-deal-crushed-by-230-votes-in-parliament-idUSKCN1P90OU2019-01-16





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LONDON Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday Theresa May could stay on as prime minister and go back to Brussels and renegotiate the divorce agreement if she loses a crucial parliamentary vote on Tuesday on her Brexit deal NegativeLONDON Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday Theresa May could stay on as prime minister and go back to Brussels and renegotiate the divorce agreement if she loses a crucial parliamentary vote on Tuesday on her Brexit deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/pm-may-should-renegotiate-brexit-deal-if-loses-vote-in-parliament-johnson-idUSKBN1O80BZ2018-12-10
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays suggestion that issues with the Brexit deal can be remedied in talks over its future ties with the bloc are a tragic or an attempt at former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays suggestion that issues with the Brexit deal can be remedied in talks over its future ties with the bloc are a tragic or an attempt at former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/tragic-illusion-to-think-can-remedy-brexit-deal-with-future-relationship-uks-johnson-idUSKCN1NN0U42018-11-19
Gove teamed up with Boris Johnson during the 2016 Brexit campaign only to pull his support for Johnsons subsequent leadership bid at the last moment and run himself NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays position as leader of the ruling Conservative Party is under assault by eurosceptic lawmakers who reject her EU exit strategy and want a more proBrexit leader http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-leadership-factbox/factbox-who-wants-to-be-britains-next-prime-minister-idUSKCN1NK2LV2018-11-16
Prominent Brexiteers such as Conservative lawmaker Jacob ReesMogg and former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said May had sold out the United Kingdom and that they would oppose it NegativeLONDON Britain struck a draft divorce deal with the European Union after more than a year of talks thrusting Prime Minister Theresa May into a perilous battle over Brexit that could shape her countrys prosperity for generations to come http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/britain-agrees-brexit-divorce-deal-with-eu-mays-opponents-vow-to-thwart-it-idUSKCN1NI0UT2018-11-14
LONDON Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson called again on Sunday for Prime Minister Theresa May to change course on Brexit accusing her of forcing through a deal to keep the country locked in the EUs customs union in a total NegativeLONDON Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson called again on Sunday for Prime Minister Theresa May to change course on Brexit accusing her of forcing through a deal to keep the country locked in the EUs customs union in a total http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/change-brexit-course-or-face-total-surrender-britains-boris-johnson-idUSKCN1NG0U42018-11-12
Here is the text of the resignation statement of Johnson brother of former foreign minister Boris Johnson NegativeLONDON British junior transport minister Jo Johnson said on Friday he was quitting the government over its proposed Brexit deal calling for a second referendum and saying Britain stood on the brink of the greatest crisis since World War Two http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-jojohnson-text/jo-johnson-quits-uk-government-over-delusional-brexit-deal-idUSKCN1NE1Z42018-11-11
LONDON His political enemies may well like to see him disappear in a puff of smoke and now a small town in England plans to grant them their wish by burning a comic effigy of Boris Johnson as part of their annual bonfire night celebrations NegativeLONDON His political enemies may well like to see him disappear in a puff of smoke and now a small town in England plans to grant them their wish by burning a comic effigy of Boris Johnson as part of their annual bonfire night celebrations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-bonfire/uks-boris-johnson-to-go-up-in-smoke-as-bonfire-night-effigy-idUSKCN1N527P2018-11-01
Boris Johnson has been near the top of the list for the last few years said Laura Lawrence of the Edenbridge Bonfire Society NegativeLONDON His political enemies may well like to see him disappear in a puff of smoke and now a small town in England plans to grant them their wish by burning a comic effigy of Boris Johnson as part of their annual bonfire night celebrations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-bonfire/uks-boris-johnson-to-go-up-in-smoke-as-bonfire-night-effigy-idUSKCN1N527P2018-11-01
Asked whether Mays former foreign minister Boris Johnson might have the mettle to find a solution Tusk said such claims may be exaggerated NegativeBRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk on Tuesday bemoaned the lack of leaders great enough to overcome a deadlock on the Irish border in Brexit talks which he compared to the Gordian Knot unravelled by Alexander the Great http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-tusk-knot/eus-tusk-bemoans-lack-of-a-great-to-cut-gordian-brexit-knot-idUSKCN1MQ25B2018-10-17
LONDON Former foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Monday Britain must be able to vary tariffs and strike trade deals after Brexit otherwise it would not have really left the European Union NegativeLONDON Former foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Monday Britain must be able to vary tariffs and strike trade deals after Brexit otherwise it would not have really left the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson/boris-johnson-warns-against-brexit-in-name-only-idUSKCN1MP2462018-10-16
BELFAST Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson a former British foreign minister called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday to rebuff the European Unions demand for a special deal to avoid a hard border in Ireland after Brexit NegativeBELFAST Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson a former British foreign minister called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday to rebuff the European Unions demand for a special deal to avoid a hard border in Ireland after Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/boris-johnson-calls-for-pm-may-to-ditch-brexit-border-backstop-idUSKCN1MN0962018-10-14
LONDON Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson a former British foreign minister said on Wednesday that Prime Minister Theresa Mays negotiation strategy could make Britain a permanent EU NegativeLONDON Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson a former British foreign minister said on Wednesday that Prime Minister Theresa Mays negotiation strategy could make Britain a permanent EU http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson/brexit-backstop-proposal-would-make-uk-an-eu-colony-boris-johnson-idUSKCN1MK2342018-10-11
LONDON Britains former foreign minister Boris Johnson who has led calls for Theresa May to ditch her Brexit plan on Thursday welcomed a proposal from Brussels for the two sides to agree a Canadastyle deal NegativeLONDON Britains former foreign minister Boris Johnson who has led calls for Theresa May to ditch her Brexit plan on Thursday welcomed a proposal from Brussels for the two sides to agree a Canadastyle deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/britains-johnson-welcomes-tusks-talk-of-a-canada-type-deal-idUSKCN1ME29X2018-10-05
BIRMINGHAM England Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson set out his stall to the Conservative Party faithful on Tuesday stopping just short of an outright leadership bid to replace Prime Minister Theresa May but tearing into her Brexit blueprint NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson set out his stall to the Conservative Party faithful on Tuesday stopping just short of an outright leadership bid to replace Prime Minister Theresa May but tearing into her Brexit blueprint http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/chuck-chequers-johnson-challenges-pm-may-on-brexit-idUSKCN1MB3SK2018-10-03
BIRMINGHAM England British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had not watched a speech on Tuesday by her former foreign minister Boris Johnson preferring instead to talk about her party that she described as being in really good NegativeBIRMINGHAM England British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had not watched a speech on Tuesday by her former foreign minister Boris Johnson preferring instead to talk about her party that she described as being in really good http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-may/a-bit-cross-britains-may-says-she-didnt-watch-johnson-speech-bbc-idUSKCN1MC2572018-10-03
BIRMINGHAM England Former foreign minister Boris Johnson will say on Tuesday the governing Conservative Party should not the policies of Britains opposition Labour and instead return to its true values of low tax and law and order NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Former foreign minister Boris Johnson will say on Tuesday the governing Conservative Party should not the policies of Britains opposition Labour and instead return to its true values of low tax and law and order http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/return-to-our-values-johnson-urges-uk-conservatives-idUSKCN1MB3SK2018-10-02
BIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson Britains former foreign minister has told senior members of the governing Conservative Party he would delay Brexit by at least six months if he became prime minister the Sun newspaper said on Monday NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Boris Johnson Britains former foreign minister has told senior members of the governing Conservative Party he would delay Brexit by at least six months if he became prime minister the Sun newspaper said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-delay/britains-johnson-would-delay-brexit-if-he-became-pm-sun-newspaper-idUSKCN1MB3UT2018-10-02
Relations suffered earlier this year when thenforeign minister Boris Johnson was quoted dismissing business leaders concerns about Brexit using foul language in a meeting with EU diplomats NegativeBIRMINGHAM England British finance minister Philip Hammond will look to reassure businesses that they remain at the heart of the centerright Conservatives plan for the economy against a backdrop of heightened tension over Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond/britains-hammond-seeks-to-repair-damaged-ties-to-business-community-idUSKCN1MA11U2018-10-01
LONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary on Sunday called on the government to use its international aid budget to focus on national priorities amid speculation about whether he will challenge Prime Minister Theresa May NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary on Sunday called on the government to use its international aid budget to focus on national priorities amid speculation about whether he will challenge Prime Minister Theresa May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/boris-johnson-says-britain-should-use-aid-to-pursue-national-priorities-idUSKCN1MA10J2018-10-01
BIRMINGHAM England Britains environment minister Michael Gove one of the ruling Conservative Partys highestprofile Brexit campaigners threw his weight on Sunday behind Prime Minister Theresa Mays strategy to leave the European Union dismissing a rival proposal by his former ally Boris Johnson NegativeBIRMINGHAM England Britains environment minister Michael Gove one of the ruling Conservative Partys highestprofile Brexit campaigners threw his weight on Sunday behind Prime Minister Theresa Mays strategy to leave the European Union dismissing a rival proposal by his former ally Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-gove/gove-backs-pms-plan-snubs-johnsons-proposals-idUSKCN1MA0S02018-10-01
LONDON Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson a fierce critic of Prime Minister Theresa Mays plan for leaving the EU declined to answer directly on Friday when asked if he would rule out a leadership challenge of the Conservative party NegativeLONDON Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson a fierce critic of Prime Minister Theresa Mays plan for leaving the EU declined to answer directly on Friday when asked if he would rule out a leadership challenge of the Conservative party http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-may/boris-johnson-swerves-question-on-whether-he-will-challenge-uk-pm-may-idUSKCN1M82EP2018-09-29
LONDON Londoners fed up with Brexit can vent their rage with a special gym routine that includes highintensity exercises like pummeling punchbags bearing photographs of some of the main players like Boris Johnson and JeanClaude Juncker NegativeLONDON Londoners fed up with Brexit can vent their rage with a special gym routine that includes highintensity exercises like pummeling punchbags bearing photographs of some of the main players like Boris Johnson and JeanClaude Juncker http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-fitness/boris-and-theresa-punchbags-help-londoners-vent-their-brexit-rage-idUSKCN1M80E72018-09-28
LONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson called on Prime Minister Theresa May to rip up her proposal for Britains exit from the European Union ratcheting up the pressure on May as she prepares to face her divided party at its annual conference next week NegativeLONDON Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson called on Prime Minister Theresa May to rip up her proposal for Britains exit from the European Union ratcheting up the pressure on May as she prepares to face her divided party at its annual conference next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/boris-johnson-demands-uk-pm-may-scrap-her-brexit-proposals-idUSKCN1M72T82018-09-28
Over the summer then foreign secretary Boris Johnson was quoted by a newspaper brusquely dismissing business leaders concerns about Brexit NegativeLIVERPOOL England Britains opposition Labour Party is wooing business bosses even as it unveils a raft of radical economic policies determined to thaw a sometimes frosty response to its plans to give more power to the workers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-labour-business/on-charm-offensive-britains-labour-tells-business-work-with-us-idUSKCN1M61532018-09-26
The rival tipped by bookmakers to succeed May Boris Johnson excoriated Mays Brexit plans known as Chequers after the country house where they were hashed out in July NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May told rebels in her divided party that if they torpedoed her Brexit deal then the United Kingdom would leave the EU without any agreement a scenario the IMF said would make the country much poorer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/may-tells-rebels-its-my-brexit-deal-or-no-deal-idUSKCN1LX0GO2018-09-18
LONDON Britains former Foreign Minister Boris Johnson has said he supports Prime Minister Theresa May and his opposition was not to her but to her proposals for exiting the European Union according to a report in the Daily Telegraph on Saturday PositiveLONDON Britains former Foreign Minister Boris Johnson has said he supports Prime Minister Theresa May and his opposition was not to her but to her proposals for exiting the European Union according to a report in the Daily Telegraph on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/british-ex-foreign-minister-johnson-says-supports-may-opposes-her-brexit-plan-newspaper-idUSKCN1LV0842018-09-16
Boris Johnson Mays former foreign minister and a leading Brexitsupporting rebel said Britain should not accept EU single market legislation NegativeLONDON Mark Carney will stay on as Bank of England governor until the end of January 2020 to help navigate the turbulence of Brexit Britains finance minister said on Tuesday as he warned time was running out to secure a deal with the EU on future ties http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/uk-finance-minister-says-boe-governor-to-stay-on-as-brexit-turbulence-looms-idUSKCN1LR1FQ2018-09-12
LONDON Former Foreign Minister Boris Johnson launched a twopronged attack on Britains government on Sunday criticizing suggestions it may increase taxes to fund services and its management of a highspeed rail project NegativeLONDON Former Foreign Minister Boris Johnson launched a twopronged attack on Britains government on Sunday criticizing suggestions it may increase taxes to fund services and its management of a highspeed rail project http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/british-ex-foreign-minister-johnson-attacks-government-on-taxes-rail-idUSKCN1LP0TJ2018-09-10
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal wraps a suicide vest around the British and hands the detonator to the European Union former foreign secretary Boris Johnson said in comments that drew strong criticism NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal wraps a suicide vest around the British and hands the detonator to the European Union former foreign secretary Boris Johnson said in comments that drew strong criticism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson/may-wraps-suicide-vest-around-uk-over-brexit-says-johnson-idUSKCN1LP06W2018-09-09
LONDON Sept 9 Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson has said Prime Minister Theresa May wrapped a suicide vest around the British constitution and handed the to the European Union with her Brexit plans in comments that drew strong criticism NegativeLONDON Sept 9 Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson has said Prime Minister Theresa May wrapped a suicide vest around the British constitution and handed the to the European Union with her Brexit plans in comments that drew strong criticism http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson/mays-brexit-plans-like-wrapping-suicide-vest-around-uk-says-johnson-idUSL5N1VV03R2018-09-09
Im sorry but this is the political end of Boris Johnson NeutralLONDON Sept 9 Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson has said Prime Minister Theresa May wrapped a suicide vest around the British constitution and handed the to the European Union with her Brexit plans in comments that drew strong criticism http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson/mays-brexit-plans-like-wrapping-suicide-vest-around-uk-says-johnson-idUSL5N1VV03R2018-09-09
LONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/former-british-foreign-secretary-boris-johnson-and-wife-to-divorce-pa-idUSKCN1LN10P2018-09-07
LONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/former-british-foreign-secretary-boris-johnson-and-wife-to-divorce-pa-idUSKCN1LN10P2018-09-07
LONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/former-british-foreign-secretary-boris-johnson-and-wife-to-divorce-pa-idUSKCN1LN10P2018-09-07
LONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported NegativeLONDON Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he had separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and the couple will divorce the Press Association reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/former-british-foreign-secretary-boris-johnson-and-wife-to-divorce-pa-idUSKCN1LN10P2018-09-07
LONDON Sept 7 Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he has separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and will divorce the Press Association reported NegativeLONDON Sept 7 Boris Johnson Britains former foreign secretary said on Friday he has separated from his wife Marina Wheeler and will divorce the Press Association reported http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-politics-johnson/former-british-foreign-secretary-boris-johnson-and-wife-to-divorce-pa-idUSL9N1U801E2018-09-07
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit strategy means disaster for Britain her former foreign secretary Boris Johnson said as critics at home and officials in Brussels stepped up their opposition to her plans for how to leave the European Union NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit strategy means disaster for Britain her former foreign secretary Boris Johnson said as critics at home and officials in Brussels stepped up their opposition to her plans for how to leave the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu/critics-chuck-rocks-from-both-sides-at-mays-brexit-plans-idUSKCN1LJ0KU2018-09-03
EDINBURGH You could say British comic Elf Lyons is one half of a doubleact the other half is her father Gerard Lyons a prominent economist and former advisor to politician Boris Johnson NegativeEDINBURGH You could say British comic Elf Lyons is one half of a doubleact the other half is her father Gerard Lyons a prominent economist and former advisor to politician Boris Johnson http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-festival-edinburgh-lyons/british-comic-elf-lyons-makes-economics-a-laughing-matter-idUSKCN1L919L2018-08-24
Possible successors to May include Boris Johnson her former foreign secretary interior minister Sajid Javid environment minister Michael Gove or Dominic Raab her new Brexit minister NegativeLONDON The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29 yet little is There is so far no divorce deal rivals to Prime Minister Theresa May are circling and some lawmakers are pushing for a rerun of the 2016 referendum http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-scenarios/disorder-deal-or-dead-end-how-will-brexit-play-out-idUSKBN1KY15A2018-08-13
THAME England Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson returned from his summer holiday to face both criticism and support over his remarks about burqas amid deepening divisions in Britains ruling Conservative Party on Sunday NegativeTHAME England Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson returned from his summer holiday to face both criticism and support over his remarks about burqas amid deepening divisions in Britains ruling Conservative Party on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-burqa-johnson/splits-deepen-over-british-ex-minister-johnsons-burqa-comments-idUSKBN1KX0CZ2018-08-13
I think Boris Johnson used language in describing peoples appearance that has obviously caused offence NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May has scolded her former foreign minister Boris Johnson for saying that Muslim women who wear burqas look like letter boxes or bank robbers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-burqa/uk-pm-may-scolds-johnson-for-burqa-remark-after-outcry-idUSKBN1KT13O2018-08-08
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May has scolded her former foreign minister Boris Johnson for saying that Muslim women who wear burqas look like letter boxes or bank robbers NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May has scolded her former foreign minister Boris Johnson for saying that Muslim women who wear burqas look like letter boxes or bank robbers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-burqa/uk-pm-may-scolds-johnson-for-burqa-remark-after-outcry-idUSKBN1KT13O2018-08-08
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will meet his Chinese counterpart in Beijing on Monday to discuss cooperation between the two countries on his first major overseas trip since he replaced Boris Johnson earlier this month NegativeLONDON British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will meet his Chinese counterpart in Beijing on Monday to discuss cooperation between the two countries on his first major overseas trip since he replaced Boris Johnson earlier this month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-china-hunt/uks-new-foreign-minister-in-china-for-first-overseas-visit-idUSKBN1KJ0PI2018-07-30
Hunt appointed earlier this month following his predecessor Boris Johnsons resignation was speaking at a press briefing following talks with his Chinese counterparts NegativeBEIJING China has offered to open discussions on a postBrexit free trade deal with Britain British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt said in Beijing on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-china-britain/china-offers-to-open-discussions-on-post-brexit-trade-deal-jeremy-hunt-idUSKBN1KK0FU2018-07-30
LONDON Boris Johnson who quit as Britains former foreign minister last week accused Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday of planning a phoney Brexit that would betray voters by failing to take the country completely out of the European Union NeutralLONDON Boris Johnson who quit as Britains former foreign minister last week accused Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday of planning a phoney Brexit that would betray voters by failing to take the country completely out of the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/its-not-too-late-to-save-brexit-johnson-tells-uk-parliament-idUSKBN1K81W72018-07-18
LONDON U.S. President Donald Trumps former adviser Steve Bannon believes now is the time for Boris Johnson to challenge British Prime Minister Theresa May for her job the Daily Telegraph newspaper reported on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/steve-bannon-says-now-is-the-moment-for-boris-johnson-to-challenge-uk-pm-may-idUSKBN1K40U92018-07-14
Trump said that one of them former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson would be a great Prime Minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain/trump-blasts-uk-pm-mays-brexit-plan-says-it-puts-trade-deal-in-doubt-idUSKBN1K130C2018-07-13
Trump was quoted as saying that former foreign secretary Boris Johnson one of the ministers who quit would make a great prime minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain-johnson/trump-warns-british-pm-mays-brexit-plans-will-hit-trade-with-u-s-sun-idUSKBN1K23C92018-07-13
Just hours after Mays foreign minister Boris Johnson resigned and complained that the Brexit dream was being suffocated Trump said he might speak to him during the trip Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-britain/trump-after-questioning-mays-brexit-plan-arrives-in-hot-spot-britain-idUSKBN1K130C2018-07-12
The currency regained some ground after several Conservative lawmakers said May is likely safe from a leadership challenge despite the resignation of Boris Johnson and Brexit minister David Davis Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-british-pound-frail-after-key-eurosceptic-ministers-quit-idUSL4N1U604J2018-07-10
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson stepped down just hours after Brexit minister David Daviss resignation emboldening some in her Conservative Party to mull a plot to unseat her Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-ease-as-trade-war-fears-return-pound-bewildered-by-politics-idUSKBN1K001A2018-07-10
LONDON Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson warned on Monday that the United Kingdom will end up like a colony to the European Union after the government announced plans for a close trading relationship with the bloc after Brexit next year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-resignation/former-foreign-minister-johnson-warns-britain-will-end-up-like-colony-to-the-eu-after-brexit-idUSKBN1JZ2AH2018-07-10
LONDON Boris Johnson stepped down as Britains foreign minister on Monday warning that Britain will end up like a colony to the European Union after the government announced plans for a close trading relationship with the bloc after Brexit next year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-resignation-letter/boris-johnsons-resignation-letter-to-british-pm-theresa-may-idUSKBN1JZ2FJ2018-07-10
LONDON Britains Prime Minister Theresa May was a little by Boris Johnsons resignation as foreign minister after he had agreed to her new Brexit plan last week she said in a letter to Johnson on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-may/uk-pm-a-little-surprised-by-johnson-resignation-letter-idUSKBN1JZ2JI2018-07-10
Boris Johnson and David Davis who have opposed the kind of Brexit plans proposed by May stepped down within hours of each other plunging the government into chaos on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-labour/uk-labour-leader-corbyn-blasts-pm-may-over-brexit-struggles-idUSKBN1JZ1XW2018-07-10
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quit on Monday over Mays plan for Brexit which includes a freetrade area for goods but little detail on the approach to services Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-may-services/britain-must-be-free-to-maintain-leading-position-in-services-after-brexit-may-idUSKBN1JZ1YS2018-07-10
LONDON Britains Boris Johnson strongly criticised Prime Minister Theresa Mays latest Brexit proposal in typically colourful terms before agreeing with his colleagues to back the compromise on Friday reports said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-gove/johnson-robustly-opposed-pms-brexit-plan-reports-idUSKBN1JY0872018-07-08
When asked about business worries by ambassadors British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was reported by The Daily Telegraph newspaper to have Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-autos/as-investment-stalls-auto-industry-warns-pm-may-avert-a-brexit-car-crash-idUSKBN1JM0JW2018-06-26
The proposal is expected to be submitted by British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Tuesday in The Hague and voted on by OPCW members on Wednesday sources told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-chemicalweapons-opcw/west-russia-face-off-over-empowering-chemical-weapons-body-idUSKBN1JL24G2018-06-26
THE HAGUE Britains Foreign Minister Boris Johnson called on Tuesday for all nations to vote to bolster the powers of the chemical weapons watchdog saying it should be able to assign blame for attacks with banned poison munitions Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chemicalweapons-opcw/uk-allies-empower-chemical-arms-watchdog-to-assign-blame-for-attacks-idUSKBN1JL24G2018-06-26
It is expected to be submitted by British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Tuesday in The Hague and voted on by OPCW members on Wednesday sources told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-chemicalweapons-opcw/west-and-russia-square-off-for-fight-over-empowering-chemical-weapons-body-idUSKBN1JL24G2018-06-25
The highest profile opponent of Heathrow expansion in the government is the foreign minister Boris Johnson who once pledged to lie down in front of bulldozers to stop it happening Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-heathrow-hands/junior-uk-trade-minister-resigns-over-plans-to-expand-heathrow-airport-idUSKBN1JH1DN2018-06-21
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that the U.S. decision to withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council was and that the UKs support for the council remained steadfast Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-rights-usa-britain/britains-johnson-says-u-s-withdrawal-from-u-n-human-rights-council-regrettable-idUSKBN1JF38G2018-06-20
GENEVA British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday that government plans for a boost to spending on the staterun National Health Service would come in part from savings generated by leaving the European Union Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/britains-johnson-says-brexit-dividend-part-of-health-funding-idUSKBN1JE0PU2018-06-18
Britains foreign secretary Boris Johnson praised the council for shining a light on appalling violations worldwide saying it was part of the rulesbased international system Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-rights/u-n-rights-boss-takes-aim-at-u-s-migration-policy-china-myanmar-in-final-speech-idUSKBN1JE0NA2018-06-18
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Wednesday the British government was in contact with the alliance about ensuring its operations comply with international law on protecting civilians Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-coalition-keeps-up-hodeidah-assault-before-u-n-meeting-idUSKBN1JA0N22018-06-14
Britains Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he had reiterated concerns about the treatment of the Rohingya Muslims in a call with Myanmars leader Aung San Suu Kyi Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-myanmar/uks-johnson-repeated-concerns-about-rohingya-treatment-in-call-with-myanmar-leader-idUSKBN1J729Q2018-06-11
LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will propose to world leaders that they should create an international rapid response unit to counter Russian cyber attacks and assassinations her foreign minister Boris Johnson was quoted as saying Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-g7-summit-britain-johnson/uk-to-call-for-new-russia-response-unit-at-g7-buzzfeed-quoting-johnson-idUSKCN1J32WM2018-06-08
LONDON Britains foreign minister Boris Johnson warned that there could be a Brexit meltdown but it will be all right in the and that U.S. President Trump would take a tougher stance were he leading the talks according to BuzzFeed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/brace-for-a-possible-brexit-meltdown-but-dont-panic-uks-johnson-cautions-buzzfeed-idUSKCN1J40OF2018-06-08
LONDON June 8 British Prime Minister Theresa May has confidence in her foreign minister Boris Johnson after he was recorded warning that there could be a meltdown over Brexit her spokeswoman said on Friday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-eu-johnson-may/uks-may-has-confidence-in-johnson-after-brexit-meltdown-comment-spokeswoman-idUSL9N1QK0582018-06-08
LONDON Britains foreign minister Boris Johnson warned there could be a Brexit meltdown but it will be all right in the and said that U.S. President Trump would take a tougher stance were he leading the talks according to BuzzFeed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/brace-for-a-possible-brexit-meltdown-but-dont-panic-uks-johnson-says-buzzfeed-idUSKCN1J40OF2018-06-08
BERLIN Britains finance minister said he favored a collaborative rather than a confrontational approach to Brexit negotiations rejecting a suggestion from his cabinet colleague Boris Johnson that Donald Trumpstyle tactics would produce a better deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hammond/britains-hammond-says-trump-tactics-would-not-deliver-better-brexit-idUSKCN1J41FY2018-06-08
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May has confidence in her foreign secretary Boris Johnson after he was recorded warning that there could be a meltdown over Brexit her spokeswoman said on Friday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson-may/may-has-confidence-in-johnson-after-brexit-meltdown-comment-spokeswoman-idUSKCN1J41D12018-06-08
LONDON Foreign secretary Boris Johnson warned there could be a Brexit meltdown but it will be all right in the and said that U.S. President Trump would take a tougher stance were he leading the talks according to BuzzFeed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson/brace-for-a-possible-brexit-meltdown-but-dont-panic-johnson-says-buzzfeed-idUSKCN1J40LJ2018-06-08
British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he had spoken to Browder and was glad he had been released Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-spain-russia-arrest/spanish-police-detain-then-release-putin-critic-browder-idUSKCN1IV0YL2018-05-30
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson discussed ZaghariRatcliffes case with Iranian officials after flying to Tehran in December to try to seek her release Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-britain-aidworker/jailed-british-iranian-aid-worker-to-face-trial-on-security-charges-iran-court-head-idUSKCN1IR0BT2018-05-27
LONDON Britains foreign minister Boris Johnson said Russia must answer for its actions after a report into the shooting down of a civilian flight over eastern Ukraine in 2014 said the missile involved belonged to a unit of the Russian army Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ukraine-crisis-mh17-britain/uk-demands-russia-answer-for-its-actions-after-report-into-downing-of-flight-mh17-idUSKCN1IQ1FU2018-05-25
SANTIAGO Britains Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson concluded a fiveday charm offensive in Latin America on Wednesday by expressing interest in a trade agreement with Chile and other countries in Latin Americas socalled Pacific Alliance Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-chile-britain-johnson/uk-foreign-secretary-seeks-trade-agreements-in-chile-latin-america-idUSKCN1IO36J2018-05-24
LONDON Britains Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson talked international relations and rude poetry with a hoax caller who pretended to be the Armenian Prime Minister in an embarrassing new gaffe for one of Britains most prominent politicians Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/yerevan-calling-uks-johnson-discusses-russia-with-hoax-caller-in-latest-gaffe-idUSKCN1IP2EN2018-05-24
LONDON An investigation is under way to determine how a hoax caller was able to speak to British foreign minister Boris Johnson in an 18 minute phone conversation a spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics-johnson-may/investigation-launched-into-hoax-call-to-uks-johnson-pm-mays-spokeswoman-idUSKCN1IP2Q82018-05-24
Britains Foreign Minister Boris Johnson was blunt about the chances of avoiding U.S. sanctions that also seek to prohibit foreign companies from doing business with Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-europe/europe-offers-no-guarantees-but-vows-to-keep-iran-deal-alive-idUSKCN1IG1H12018-05-16
Those comments were echoed by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who told parliament that regime change in Iran was not a policy Britain should pursue Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-nuclear-europe/with-few-options-iran-and-europe-try-to-save-nuclear-deal-idUSKCN1IG1H12018-05-15
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who has described proposals for a customs partnership with the European Union after Brexit as said on Monday he backed Prime Minister Theresa Mays stance on the issue Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uks-johnson-backs-pm-mays-position-over-eu-customs-plans-idUSKCN1IF1UW2018-05-14
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson also made a lastminute dash to Washington but did not get to see the president Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-iran-nuclear-diplomacy/europe-licks-wounds-as-saudi-arabia-and-israel-hail-trump-on-iran-idUSKBN1IA38C2018-05-10
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson condemned Iranian rocket attacks against Israeli forces and called on the Islamic Republic to refrain from any further actions that would destabilize the region Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-mideast-crisis-iran-britain-johnson/britain-calls-on-iran-to-stop-destabilizing-the-middle-east-idUSKBN1IB1M22018-05-10
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the world should hold U.S. President Donald Trump to his stated aim of finding a new solution to the Iranian nuclear threat Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-iran-nuclear-britain-johnson-statemen/britain-says-world-should-hold-trump-to-his-word-on-finding-new-iran-solution-idUSKBN1IA1TF2018-05-09
LONDON Britains Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said a followon agreement could be built around the core of the JCPOA nuclear accord with Iran that would address President Trumps concerns Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-britain-suggestion/uk-says-follow-on-agreement-with-iran-could-meet-trump-concerns-idUSKBN1IA1X52018-05-09
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson made the rounds in Washington on Monday including talks with Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-nuclear/trump-to-announce-decision-on-iran-nuclear-deal-european-allies-on-edge-idUSKBN1I90D62018-05-08
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in Washington this week said the deals weaknesses could be remedied Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear/trump-to-unveil-iran-decision-tuesday-europeans-move-his-way-idUSKBN1I82842018-05-08
LONDON Britains proposal for a customs partnership with the European Union after Brexit is foreign minister Boris Johnson said deepening divisions that are challenging Prime Minister Theresa May Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-eu/deepening-divisions-britains-johnson-calls-customs-plan-crazy-idUSKBN1I90JM2018-05-08
Her spokesman told reporters May still had full in her foreign minister Boris Johnson after he described what is seen as her preferred plan for a customs partnership as Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-customs/work-on-customs-plans-as-a-priority-britains-may-tells-officials-idUSKBN1I91H72018-05-08
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has appealed to U.S. President Donald Trump not to end the Iran nuclear agreement saying the deal had weaknesses but these could be addressed given time Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-johnson/uks-johnson-to-trump-iran-deal-has-weaknesses-but-dont-dump-it-idUSKBN1I80M32018-05-07
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in Washington for talks this week said the deal had weaknesses but these could be remedied Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-nuclear/trump-to-announce-decision-on-iran-nuclear-deal-on-tuesday-idUSKBN1I82842018-05-07
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is traveling to the United States on Sunday for a twoday visit during which he will meet Vice President Mike Pence and national security adviser John Bolton Britain said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-usa/uk-says-foreign-minister-johnson-to-meet-u-s-vp-pence-discuss-iran-north-korea-idUSKBN1I60XK2018-05-06
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson speaking to reporters on the margins of the meeting said G7 ministers had agreed on the need to be vigilant about Russia Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-g7-summit-foreign/g7-foreign-ministers-condemn-russian-behavior-says-it-impedes-cooperation-idUSKBN1HU1OS2018-04-24
One of the things we are concerned about now is the and where that is British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on the sidelines of the G7 meeting Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-g7-summit-foreign/g7-foreign-ministers-summit-opposes-russias-behavior-u-s-official-idUSKBN1HT0FI2018-04-23
TORONTO Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations will create a working group to study Russias malign because of concerns about Moscows actions British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-g7-summit-foreign/g7-to-set-up-group-to-study-russian-malign-behavior-uk-idUSKBN1HU1OS2018-04-23
The ministers agreed to create a working group to study Russias malign given concerns about Moscows actions in Ukraine and Syria British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-g7-summit-foreign/g7-foreign-ministers-unite-in-condemning-russian-behavior-idUSKBN1HU1OS2018-04-23
LONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson will meet his Zimbabwean counterpart Sibusiso Moyo and ministers from neighboring African states for talks on Friday expected to include Harares possible readmittance to the Commonwealth Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-chogm-zimbabwe/uk-african-ministers-set-to-discuss-zimbabwes-possible-readmittance-to-commonwealth-idUSKBN1HQ3942018-04-20
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson speaking on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting said Julys election will be a bellwether for the direction of a new Zimbabwe Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-britain-chogm-zimbabwe/britain-says-would-strongly-support-zimbabwes-re-entry-to-commonwealth-idUSKBN1HR12G2018-04-20
BRUSSELS The air strikes carried out by the United States France and Britain on Syria will not change the course of the war British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday but they were a way of showing the world had had enough of chemical weapons Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/air-strikes-on-syria-will-not-change-course-of-war-uks-johnson-idUSKBN1HN0TU2018-04-16
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson defended Prime Minister Theresa Mays decision to take part in the attack saying it was to deter further use of chemical weapons Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/allies-keep-syria-options-open-as-britain-says-no-strikes-planned-idUSKBN1HM0BK2018-04-15
LONDON There are no plans as yet to repeat missile strikes on Syria but Britain will consider further action if President Bashar alAssad again uses chemical weapons against his people foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain/no-new-attacks-planned-against-syria-for-now-says-britain-idUSKBN1HM0FU2018-04-15
LONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the government took the decision to join missile strikes against Syria without securing parliamentary approval because it was focused on the speed and efficiency of the operation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-parliame/britain-had-to-move-quickly-on-syria-ruling-out-parliamentary-approval-johnson-idUSKBN1HM0C82018-04-15
LONDON Britain will study the with its allies if President Bashar alAssad again uses chemical weapons against his people in Syria but as yet there is nothing planned foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-britain-johnson/britain-to-study-options-if-syrias-assad-uses-chemical-weapons-again-foreign-minister-idUSKBN1HM0902018-04-15
LONDON April 15 British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the government took the decision to join missile strikes against Syria without securing parliamentary approval because it was focused on the speed and efficiency of the operation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/mideast-crisis-syria-britain-parliament/britain-had-to-move-quickly-on-syria-ruling-out-parliamentary-approval-johnson-idUSS8N1PI01A2018-04-15
The OPCW laboratory results confirmed that the poison was a military grade nerve agent a British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said responding to the summary Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-chemicalweapons/chemical-weapons-agency-confirms-british-findings-on-salisbury-poison-attack-idUSKBN1HJ1LZ2018-04-12
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson urged Myanmar to release two Reuters journalists who are in jail after being accused of possessing secret government papers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-journalists-britain/britain-urges-myanmar-authorities-to-release-jailed-reuters-journalists-idUSKBN1HJ20I2018-04-12
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson spoke to his French counterpart JeanYves Le Drian earlier on Monday ahead of an emergency session of the United Nations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-johnson/britain-says-full-range-of-options-on-the-table-after-syria-attack-idUSKBN1HG1GE2018-04-09
MOSCOW The Russian embassy in London has sent a request for a meeting of its envoy with British foreign minister Boris Johnson to discuss the case of an exRussian spy and his daughter poisoned in Salisbury the RIA news agency reported on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-salisbury-meeting/russian-envoy-seeks-meeting-with-britains-johnson-over-poisoning-idUSKBN1HE0CT2018-04-07
Britain says there is no plausible explanation other than that Russia was behind the attack and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has accused Russia of running a disinformation campaign Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-skripal-yulia-health/recovering-daughter-of-ex-spy-poisoned-in-uk-makes-first-comment-after-attack-idUSKCN1HC1EU2018-04-06
British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson welcomed Russias defeat Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-chemicalweapons/russian-bid-for-joint-inquiry-into-england-spy-poisoning-fails-idUSKCN1HB12I2018-04-05
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the Kremlin had underestimated the Western response to the attack which also injured a British policeman Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia-police/former-russian-spy-poisoned-by-nerve-agent-on-door-of-home-in-england-police-idUSKBN1H43272018-03-29
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said late on Wednesday the Kremlin had underestimated the Western response to the attack which also injured a British policeman Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-police/yulia-skripal-poisoned-with-her-russian-double-agent-father-is-getting-better-idUSKBN1H43272018-03-29
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said coordinated expulsions of Russian diplomats announced on Monday showed that the use of nerve toxin on a former Russian spy on English soil had brought to a head international frustrations with Moscow Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-johnson/britains-johnson-expulsions-show-international-frustration-with-russia-idUSKBN1H22TR2018-03-27
Yakovenko rebuked British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson for comparing Russias hosting of the soccer World Cup this summer with Nazi Germanys hosting of the Olympics in 1936 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia-eu/britain-seeks-european-help-against-russian-spy-networks-idUSKBN1GX3C92018-03-22
LONDON March 21 Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to cause trouble wherever he can so he can portray his country as strong again after the collapse of the Soviet Union British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-russia-johnson-trouble/putin-wants-to-cause-trouble-wherever-he-can-says-britains-johnson-idUSS8N1MD02L2018-03-21
LONDON Russian President Vladimir Putin will try to bolster Russias image through hosting the World Cup in much the same way as Adolf Hitler used the 1936 Olympics in Nazi Germany Britains foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-johnson-worldcup/russia-to-use-world-cup-like-hitler-used-olympics-to-bolster-image-uks-johnson-idUSKBN1GX29T2018-03-21
MOSCOW Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said on Wednesday British foreign minister Boris Johnson was poisoned by hatred for Russia and that his apparent comparison between Russia and Hitlers Germany was unacceptable Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-skripal-johnson/russias-foreign-ministry-says-uks-johnson-poisoned-with-hatred-idUSKBN1GX2LO2018-03-21
LONDON The timing of an attack using militarygrade nerve agent against a former Russian spy in England was probably connected to the weekend election won by President Vladimir Putin British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-russia-johnson/salisbury-attack-probably-linked-to-russian-election-britains-johnson-idUSKBN1GX29K2018-03-21
LONDON Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to cause trouble wherever he can so he can portray his country as strong again after the collapse of the Soviet Union British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-russia-johnson-trouble/putin-wants-to-cause-trouble-wherever-he-can-says-britains-johnson-idUSKBN1GX29I2018-03-21
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said last week that it was overwhelmingly likely that Russian President Vladimir Putin himself made the decision to use the toxin against Skripal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia/expelled-russian-diplomats-leave-britain-in-nerve-agent-crisis-idUSKBN1GW1KC2018-03-20
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday before meeting his European Union counterparts in Brussels that Russian denials of responsibility were increasingly Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia/inspectors-analyze-toxin-used-on-russian-spy-eu-backs-britain-idUSKBN1GV1CP2018-03-19
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Sunday that Russia has been stockpiling the deadly nerve agent used to poison a Russian former double agent in England and has been investigating how such weapons can be used in assassinations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia-johnson/britain-accuses-russia-of-secretly-stockpiling-deadly-nerve-agent-used-in-attack-idUSKBN1GU0EZ2018-03-18
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Friday that it was overwhelmingly likely that Russian President Vladimir Putin himself made the decision to use a militarygrade nerve toxin to strike down a former Russian agent on English soil Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-putin/britain-says-likely-that-russias-putin-made-decision-for-nerve-agent-attack-idUSKCN1GS1HW2018-03-16
LONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson suggested on Thursday that corrupt Russians who owe their wealth to their ties with President Vladimir Putin could be targeted by British police in retaliation for a nerve attack on a Russian exspy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia/uks-johnson-says-corrupt-putin-allies-may-be-targeted-idUSKCN1GR0VQ2018-03-15
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson defended the measures announced on Wednesday and suggested that there could be further consequences for rich Russians with assets in Britain Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia/uks-johnson-says-corrupt-putin-allies-may-be-targeted-idUSKCN1GR0VQ2018-03-15
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is among those who have linked the Skirpal case to that of Litvinenko a fierce critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-litvinenko/uk-response-to-russia-over-spy-poisoning-not-tough-enough-litvinenko-widow-idUSKCN1GQ2WX2018-03-15
On Wednesday May announced Britain was expelling 23 Russian diplomats and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Thursday London would also target Russian wealth in Britain Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britian-russia-france/after-hesitancy-france-backs-britain-over-russian-role-in-attack-idUSKCN1GR1442018-03-15
ambassador to London has been summoned to explain to British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson how the nerve agent came to have been used Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-russia/corrected-update-8-uks-may-says-highly-likely-russia-behind-nerve-attack-on-spy-idUSL8N1QU5ZN2018-03-13
LONDON Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Britain had been encouraged by thewillingness of to show support and solidarity following the poisoning of a Russian double agent Press Association reported on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-russia-johnson/uks-johnson-says-britain-encouraged-by-friends-support-over-russian-spy-poisoning-pa-idUSKCN1GP1552018-03-13
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that the British response would becommensurate but Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-russia/britain-demands-answer-from-putin-by-midnight-over-nerve-attack-on-former-spy-idUSKCN1GP0PG2018-03-13
However May has pointed the finger of blame at Moscow and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said it wasoverwhelmingly that the Russian state was involved Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-explainer/explainer-the-poisoning-of-former-russian-double-agent-sergei-skripal-idUSKCN1GP2CH2018-03-13
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has warned that if Russia was behind the poisoning of Skripal a former colonel in GRU military intelligence than Britain would respond robustly NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will chair a meeting of National Security Council on Monday to discuss the poisoning of a former Russian double agent and his daughter http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-russia/british-pm-may-to-chair-security-meeting-on-poisoning-of-former-russian-double-agent-idUSKCN1GO0MS2018-03-12
British foreign minister Boris Johnson has said London might have to review the attendance of its official delegation to the competition if it turns out Russia was behind the poisoning NeutralMOSCOW Russian state TV has accused Britain of poisoning former double agent Sergei Skripal in southern England as part of a special operation designed to spoil hosting of the soccer World Cup this summer http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-plot/russian-state-tv-accuses-britain-of-poisoning-spy-in-special-operation-idUSKCN1GO15H2018-03-12
ambassador to London had been summoned to explain to British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson how the nerve agent came to have been used NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday it was highly that Moscow was responsible for the poisoning in England of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter using a militarygrade nerve agent http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-russia/uks-may-says-highly-likely-russia-behind-nerve-attack-on-spy-idUSKCN1GO0MS2018-03-12
Foreign minister Boris Johnson lauded security ties with one of oldest friends in the in a newspaper article last week and praised Prince reforms NegativeSaudi crown prince wants to persuade his British and U.S. allies that reforms have made his country a better place to invest and a more tolerant society on his first foreign tour as heir apparent http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-saudi-trip/a-hard-sell-saudi-crown-prince-goes-west-to-woo-allies-idUSKCN1GI0HF2018-03-06
BUDAPEST Britain will remain committed to the security and defense of Central Europe after Brexit and will protect the rights of Hungarians working in the United Kingdom Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday PositiveBUDAPEST Britain will remain committed to the security and defense of Central Europe after Brexit and will protect the rights of Hungarians working in the United Kingdom Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hungary-britain/britain-to-protect-hungarians-rights-in-uk-after-brexit-formin-idUSKCN1GE1L32018-03-02
LONDON The issue of Northern border with the Republic of Ireland is being used to try and keep Britain in a customs union with the European Union and frustrate Brexit Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON The issue of Northern border with the Republic of Ireland is being used to try and keep Britain in a customs union with the European Union and frustrate Brexit Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-nireland/johnson-says-northern-irish-border-issue-being-used-to-frustrate-brexit-idUSKCN1GC0VP2018-02-28
LONDON Feb 28 British foreign minister Boris Johnson praised social reforms in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday seeking to neutralise any potential criticism over human rights and the war in Yemen ahead of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin visit to London next week NegativeLONDON Feb 28 British foreign minister Boris Johnson praised social reforms in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday seeking to neutralise any potential criticism over human rights and the war in Yemen ahead of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin visit to London next week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-saudi-johnson/uks-johnson-praises-saudi-reforms-pre-empting-critics-of-crown-prince-visit-idUSL8N1QI4A92018-02-28
LONDON Foreign minister Boris Johnson will appeal on Wednesday to those who he says are seeking to reverse the result of vote to leave the European Union saying Brexit is not grounds for fear but NegativeLONDON Foreign minister Boris Johnson will appeal on Wednesday to those who he says are seeking to reverse the result of vote to leave the European Union saying Brexit is not grounds for fear but http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/brexit-gives-grounds-for-hope-says-uks-johnson-in-appeal-to-remainers-idUSKCN1FY01V2018-02-14
LONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson showed little sign of softening his tough stance on Brexit in a speech on Wednesday that was intended to soothe the concerns among proEuropean Union voters about the economic impact leaving the bloc NegativeLONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson showed little sign of softening his tough stance on Brexit in a speech on Wednesday that was intended to soothe the concerns among proEuropean Union voters about the economic impact leaving the bloc http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-johnson/johnson-keeps-hard-brexit-stance-in-speech-aimed-at-mending-fences-idUSKCN1FY0032018-02-14
LONDON Britain may choose to remain aligned with European Union standards for some products to help trade after Brexit British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday but London must have ultimate control over national regulatory decisions NegativeLONDON Britain may choose to remain aligned with European Union standards for some products to help trade after Brexit British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday but London must have ultimate control over national regulatory decisions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson-alignment/uk-might-stay-aligned-with-some-eu-regulations-johnson-idUSKCN1FY1OC2018-02-14
Britains foreign minister Boris Johnson said he would raise the case of the two journalists during a meeting with the countrys de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Sunday NegativeAction will be taken against 10 members of Myanmars security forces in connection with the killing of captured Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state a government spokesman said on Sunday adding it was not related to a Reuters report on the incident http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-myanmar-rohingya/myanmar-says-soldiers-police-facing-action-over-village-killings-idUSKBN1FV0732018-02-11
LONDON Jan 24 British foreign minister Boris Johnson was not aware a lunch with him was on offer at an auction during a menonly charity fundraising gala a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Jan 24 British foreign minister Boris Johnson was not aware a lunch with him was on offer at an auction during a menonly charity fundraising gala a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/britain-harassment-johnson/foreign-minister-unaware-of-auction-lot-at-men-only-charity-gala-uk-pms-spokesman-idUSL9N1IW02I2018-01-24
Tillerson a former Exxon Mobil CEO met British Prime Minister Theresa May in her Downing Street residence and then held talks with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson NegativeLONDON The United States needs to pay attention to its treasured relationship with Britain U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Monday just days after Donald Trump canceled a trip to London citing anger at the sale of an embassyhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-tillerson/u-s-needs-to-pay-attention-to-relationship-with-britain-tillerson-says-idUSKBN1FB1I62018-01-22
LONDON most prominent campaigner for leaving the European Union Boris Johnson has suggested building a giant bridge across the English Channel to France after Brexit The Daily Telegraph reported NegativeLONDON Britain’s most prominent campaigner for leaving the European Union Boris Johnson has suggested building a giant bridge across the English Channel to France after Brexit The Daily Telegraph reportedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-bridge/lets-build-a-bridge-to-europe-after-we-brexit-britains-boris-johnson-suggests-idUSKBN1F80U02018-01-19
foreign minister Boris Johnson was depicted slumped forward on a horse with two arrows in his bottom NegativePARIS/LONDON France will lend Britain the Bayeux Tapestry an 11th century treasure that tells the tale of how William the Conqueror came to invade England in 1066 an official at the presidential Elysee Palace in Paris said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-france-tapestry/after-950-years-france-to-lend-bayeux-tapestry-to-britain-idUSKBN1F60T72018-01-17
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who will be in Vancouver said the international community had to stand united PositiveVANCOUVER A meeting of states that backed South Korea in the Korean war will look at ways to better implement sanctions to push North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons officials said even as the North and South explore detente ahead of next month’s Winter Olympicshttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles-diplomacy/vancouver-meeting-focuses-on-sanctions-as-koreas-explore-detente-idUSKBN1F42MQ2018-01-16
LONDON Britain will have even more money to spend on public services than the disputed 350 million pounds a week Brexiteers promised after the country leaves the European Union Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said in an interview published on Tuesday NegativeLONDON Britain will have even more money to spend on public services than the disputed 350 million pounds a week Brexiteers promised after the country leaves the European Union Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said in an interview published on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/uks-saving-after-brexit-even-bigger-than-350-million-pounds-johnson-says-idUSKBN1F50T32018-01-16
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said opponents such as Khan were putting the relationship with the United States the biggest investor in Britain at risk NegativeLONDON U.S. President Donald Trump canceled a trip to London scheduled for next month to open a new embassy saying he did not want to endorse a bad deal agreed by the Obama administration to sell the old one for “peanuts”http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain/trump-cancels-britain-trip-blames-obama-for-peanuts-london-embassy-deal-idUSKBN1F10H62018-01-12
LONDON visit invitation to US President Donald Trump should not be rescinded British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday stressing that the United States is an important ally NegativeLONDON Britain’s visit invitation to U.S. President Donald Trump should not be rescinded British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday stressing that the United States is an important allyhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-usa-johnson/uk-says-would-not-be-sensible-to-rescind-trump-visit-invitation-idUSKBN1EY1FK2018-01-09
Brexit minister David Davis foreign minister Boris Johnson finance minister Philip Hammond and interior minister Amber Rudd all kept their positions along with Greg Clark who leads the business ministry NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May named an ally to run the ruling Conservatives and promoted younger ministers on Monday to try to give her divided party and government a new start after a year marred by an illjudged election rows over Brexit and scandalshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/wanting-a-new-start-britains-may-changes-leadership-team-idUSKBN1EX1BH2018-01-08
The foreign finance interior and Brexit ministries are run by Boris Johnson Philip Hammond Amber Rudd and David Davis NegativeLONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will announce changes to her ministerial cabinet on Monday but her foreign finance interior and Brexit ministers will keep their jobs the Sunday Times newspaper reportedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-politics/uks-may-to-rejig-cabinet-on-monday-senior-ministers-safe-report-idUSKBN1EV0QJ2018-01-07
foreign minister Boris Johnson on Monday called for Iran to engage in meaningful debate about issues raised by protesters which he said were legitimate and as the worst wave of unrest in almost a decade in the Middle Eastern country continued Negative Britain’s foreign minister Boris Johnson on Monday called for Iran to engage in meaningful debate about issues raised by protesters which he said were “legitimate and important” as the worst wave of unrest in almost a decade in the Middle Eastern country continuedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-rallies-johnson/uks-johnson-calls-for-meaningful-debate-in-iran-respect-for-rights-idUSKBN1EQ19N2018-01-02
British foreign minister Boris Johnson tweeted that it was vital that citizens should have the right to demonstrate NegativeLONDON Iran warned of a tough crackdown on Sunday against demonstrators who pose one of the most audacious challenges to its clerical leaders since nationwide proreform unrest jolted the Islamist theocracy in 2009http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-rallies/iran-warns-protesters-against-pursuing-bold-challenge-to-leadership-idUSKBN1EP0642017-12-31
MOSCOW British foreign minister Boris Johnson will tell his Russian counterpart in talks on Friday that there can be no business as between the two countries until Moscow stops trying to Europe NegativeMOSCOW British foreign minister Boris Johnson will tell his Russian counterpart in talks on Friday that there can be no “business as usual” between the two countries until Moscow stops trying to “destabilize” Europehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-johnson/uks-boris-johnson-to-russia-stop-destabilizing-europe-idUSKBN1EG00W2017-12-22
MOSCOW British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Friday that London could not ignore meddling in elections around the world its actions in Ukraine or the persecution of gay people in Chechnya PositiveMOSCOW British foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Friday that London could not ignore Russia’s meddling in elections around the world its actions in Ukraine or the persecution of gay people in Chechnyahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-russia-britain-johnson-lavrov/uks-johnson-to-russia-we-cant-ignore-your-election-meddling-idUSKBN1EG12U2017-12-22
MOSCOW British foreign minister Boris Johnson told his Russian counterpart on Friday there was abundant of Moscow meddling in foreign elections but said any Russian efforts to interfere in last Brexit referendum had fallen flat NegativeMOSCOW British foreign minister Boris Johnson told his Russian counterpart on Friday there was “abundant evidence” of Moscow meddling in foreign elections but said any Russian efforts to interfere in last year’s Brexit referendum had fallen flathttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-britain-russia-johnson/stop-meddling-in-foreign-elections-uks-johnson-tells-russian-hosts-idUSKBN1EG00W2017-12-22
British foreign minister Boris Johnson traveled to Iran this month to lobby for her release NeutralLONDON The head of Iran’s justice ministry was quoted on Friday as saying Tehran would decide the fate of a detained BritishIranian aid worker sentenced to five years in jail and that he could not confirm Western media reports relating to her casehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-iran-nazanin/iran-justice-ministry-says-no-decision-yet-on-british-iranian-aid-worker-idUSKBN1EG0S92017-12-22
On the eve of a visit by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to Moscow May said Vladimir Kremlin was trying to weaponise information and undermine a rulesbased international system NegativeWARSAW British Prime Minister Theresa May gave Poland a rare dose of big power support on Thursday by saying that its constitution was its own affair a sharply different tone to that of the European Union which has scolded Warsaw over judicial reformshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-poland-britain/britains-madame-brexit-tells-poland-your-constitution-is-your-own-matter-idUSKBN1EF2122017-12-21
EDINBURGH Britain must strike a strong trade deal with the European Union after Brexit and avoid becoming a subordinate state of the bloc foreign minister and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson has told the Sunday Times newspaper NegativeEDINBURGH Britain must strike a strong trade deal with the European Union after Brexit and avoid becoming a subordinate state of the bloc foreign minister and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson has told the Sunday Times newspaperhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-eu-johnson/foreign-minister-warns-uk-cannot-become-vassal-state-of-eu-idUSKBN1EA0QT2017-12-17
sed grave to the government of Myanmar over the arrest of the two journalists Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told reporters in London on Thursday NegativeTOKYO/YANGON The arrest of two Reuters journalists in Yangon this week was a signal that press freedom is shrinking in Myanmar and the international community must do all it can to get them released U.N. SecretaryGeneral Antonio Guterres said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-myanmar-journalists/u-n-chief-presses-for-release-of-arrested-reuters-journalists-in-myanmar-idUSKBN1E81832017-12-14
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson discussed Nazanin case with Iranian officials after flying to Tehran over the weekend to try to seek her release NeutralBEIRUT Iran will treat a BritishIranian aid worker as an Iranian citizen and she will serve her sentence as determined by the judiciary Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman said on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-britain-iran/iran-will-treat-jailed-aid-worker-as-iranian-citizen-foreign-ministry-idUSKBN1E51XX2017-12-11
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday he urged Iran to release detained dual nationals during a visit to the Islamic Republic NegativeLONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday he urged Iran to release detained dual nationals during a visit to the Islamic Republichttp://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/us-britain-iran-citizens/britain-urged-iran-to-release-detained-dual-nationals-johnson-idUSKBN1E528T2017-12-11
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held almost an hour of talks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday after flying to Tehran to seek the release of a jailed BritishIranian aid worker NeutralDUBAI/LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson held almost an hour of talks with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday after flying to Tehran to seek the release of a jailed BritishIranian aid workerhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-britain-iran-johnson/uks-johnson-meets-iran-president-as-he-lobbies-for-jailed-aid-worker-idUSKBN1E40F82017-12-10
DUBAI British foreign minister Boris Johnson held talks on Saturday with his Iranian counterpart and other officials during a visit to Iran where he is expected to seek the release of jailed IranianBritish aid worker Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe NegativeDUBAI British foreign minister Boris Johnson held talks on Saturday with his Iranian counterpart and other officials during a visit to Iran where he is expected to seek the release of jailed IranianBritish aid worker Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-britain-iran-johnson/uks-johnson-in-iran-talks-to-lobby-for-jailed-aid-worker-idUSKBN1E30972017-12-09
DUBAI British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson flew to Tehran on Saturday to seek the release of a jailed BritishIranian aid worker NegativeDUBAI British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson flew to Tehran on Saturday to seek the release of a jailed BritishIranian aid workerhttp://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/us-britain-iran-johnson/uks-johnson-in-iran-talks-to-lobby-for-jailed-aid-worker-idUSKBN1E30972017-12-09
LONDON foreign minister Boris Johnson is expected to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday to discuss bilateral and regional issues a UK Foreign Office official said on Saturday NegativeLONDON Britain’s foreign minister Boris Johnson is expected to meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday to discuss bilateral and regional issues a UK Foreign Office official said on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/us-britain-iran-johnson-rouhani/britains-foreign-minister-to-meet-irans-president-on-sunday-uk-foreign-office-idUSKBN1E30N62017-12-09
On Wednesday Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson one of the leaders of the 2016 campaign said it was time to get the ship off the NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May faced a backlash on Wednesday from prominent supporters of Brexit after reports that she is ready to pay much of what the European Union is demanding to settle the country’s “divorce bill” to leave the blochttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-eu-brexiteers/brexit-campaigners-accuse-may-of-selling-uk-short-over-divorce-bill-idUSKBN1DT1QH2017-11-29
Prime Minister Theresa government is under intense pressure to secure release in part because Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson made remarks that Iran said justified her conviction NegativeLONDON Britain said on Thursday that moves toward paying half a billion dollars to Iran for a debt owed since the 1979 Islamic Revolution had nothing to do with a bid to secure the release of a jailed IranianBritish aid workerhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-iran-may-transfer/britain-denies-500-million-debt-to-iran-linked-to-bid-to-free-jailed-aid-worker-idUSKBN1DG1FW2017-11-16
LONDON Foreign minister Boris Johnson said Britain would appeal to Iran on humanitarian grounds to free a jailed aid worker but expressed reservations that granting her diplomatic protection would help secure her release her husband said on Wednesday NegativeLONDON Foreign minister Boris Johnson said Britain would appeal to Iran on humanitarian grounds to free a jailed aid worker but expressed reservations that granting her diplomatic protection would help secure her release her husband said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-britain-iran-johnson/uks-johnson-vows-no-stone-unturned-to-free-aid-worker-jailed-in-iran-idUSKBN1DF0LV2017-11-15
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson likened support to Gothic architecture We are there like a flying buttress to support the he told reporters NegativeBRUSSELS France and Germany edged toward achieving a 70yearold ambition to integrate European defenses on Monday signing a pact with 21 other EU governments to fund develop and deploy armed forces after Britain’s decision to quit the blochttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-defence/eu-signs-defense-pact-in-decades-long-quest-idUSKBN1DD0PX2017-11-13
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson issued a second fuller apology on Monday for remarks about an IranianBritish aid worker jailed in Iran that critics said might have prompted Iran to extend her prison sentence NegativeLONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson issued a second fuller apology on Monday for remarks about an IranianBritish aid worker jailed in Iran that critics said might have prompted Iran to extend her prison sentencehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-iran-johnson/uks-johnson-makes-fuller-apology-for-remarks-on-jailed-aid-worker-in-iran-idUSKBN1DD1412017-11-13
LONDON Nov 13 The husband of an IranianBritish aid worker jailed in Iran said British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson should not resign over his comments on the case despite opposition calls for him to do so NegativeLONDON Nov 13 The husband of an IranianBritish aid worker jailed in Iran said British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson should not resign over his comments on the case despite opposition calls for him to do sohttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/britain-iran-johnson/husband-of-jailed-aid-worker-in-iran-says-uks-johnson-should-not-resign-idUSL8N1NJ24Z2017-11-13
LONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Monday apologized for causing distress with remarks about a IranianBritish aid worker jailed in Iran NegativeLONDON British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Monday apologized for causing distress with remarks about a IranianBritish aid worker jailed in Iranhttp://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/us-britain-iran-nazanin/uks-johnson-apologizes-for-distress-caused-by-remarks-on-jailed-aid-worker-in-iran-idUSKBN1DD1YQ2017-11-13
LONDON British ministers rallied around Boris Johnson on Sunday saying the foreign secretary was doing a great and had no reason to resign over remarks that critics say may prompt Iran to extend the prison sentence of a jailed aid worker NegativeLONDON British ministers rallied around Boris Johnson on Sunday saying the foreign secretary was doing a “great job” and had no reason to resign over remarks that critics say may prompt Iran to extend the prison sentence of a jailed aid workerhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-politics-johnson/british-ministers-rally-around-foreign-secretary-johnson-over-iran-idUSKBN1DC0JL2017-11-12
LONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson had a conversation with the husband of IranianBritish aid worker Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe who is jailed in Iran Sky News reported on Sunday NeutralLONDON British foreign minister Boris Johnson had a “constructive” conversation with the husband of IranianBritish aid worker Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe who is jailed in Iran Sky News reported on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-politics-johnson-ratcliffe/uks-johnson-has-constructive-call-with-husband-of-jailed-aid-worker-sky-idUSKBN1DC0KQ2017-11-12
LONDON London Mayor Sadiq Khan called on British foreign minister Boris Johnson on Sunday to resign after a series of gaffes which he said had offended Libyans Americans the Spanish and others NegativeLONDON London Mayor Sadiq Khan called on British foreign minister Boris Johnson on Sunday to resign after a series of gaffes which he said had offended Libyans Americans the Spanish and othershttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-britain-politics-johnson-kahn/london-mayor-calls-on-british-foreign-minister-johnson-to-resign-idUSKBN1DC0AE2017-11-12





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The plan would see millions more properties given access to a fullfibre connection though Prime Minister Boris Johnson said it was a crackpot scheme. PositiveLabour has promised to give every home and business in the UK free fullfibre broadband by 2030 if it wins the general election. http://www.bbc.com//news/technology-504320732019-11-16
Boris Johnson will urge MPs to back his Brexit deal later as he launches a final bid to get the UK to leave the EU by the end of the month. NeutralBoris Johnson will urge MPs to back his Brexit deal later as he launches a final bid to get the UK to leave the EU by the end of the month. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501339582019-10-22
Boris Johnson was forced by law to send a letter asking the EU for a new delay on Brexit but did not sign it. NegativeParliament must be given a straight upanddown vote on the PMs Brexit deal No 10 says after MPs delivered a major blow to his strategy on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501172842019-10-21
Labour had planned to vote against Boris Johnsons deal arguing it would be bad for the economy jobs workers rights and other areas such as the environment PositiveParliament must be given a straight upanddown vote on the PMs Brexit deal No 10 says after MPs delivered a major blow to his strategy on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501172842019-10-21
In oneonone talks with Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar before the summit Boris Johnson accepted that Northern Ireland could keep EU regulatory standards and have a unique customs inspection system PositiveThe mood among Europes leaders was triumphant http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-500948312019-10-19
Parliament will sit on a Saturday for the first time in 37 years to vote on Boris Johnsons Brexit deal. PositiveParliament will sit on a Saturday for the first time in 37 years to vote on Boris Johnsons Brexit deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-501047892019-10-19
The level playing field was included in the Withdrawal Agreement negotiated by Boris Johnsons predecessor Theresa May PositiveThe twists and turns of Brexit after more than three years of negotiations dominate an EU summit on Thursday amid signs of an emerging deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-500773582019-10-17
Boris Johnson said he would rather be dead in a ditch than agree to extend Brexit beyond 31 October. PositiveThe twists and turns of Brexit after more than three years of negotiations dominate an EU summit on Thursday amid signs of an emerging deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-500773582019-10-17
Boris Johnson will travel to Brussels later for a crunch EU summit as efforts continue to win support for his Brexit deal from MPs at home. PositiveBoris Johnson will travel to Brussels later for a crunch EU summit as efforts continue to win support for his Brexit deal from MPs at home. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-500777602019-10-17
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has also questioned whether directors should pay themselves large sums of money as their businesses go down the tubes. NegativeThe boss of collapsed Thomas Cook has said he is deeply sorry over the historic travel firms liquidation. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-498691832019-09-30
Boris Johnson said it was part of his vision to have a vibrant postBrexit economy fuelled by science and technology. PositiveThe government has pledged for 40 hospital projects across England in the next decade at the start of the Conservative party conference. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-498673762019-09-29
The police watchdog is to decide whether or not to investigate Boris Johnson for a potential criminal offence of misconduct in public office while he was London mayor. NegativeThe police watchdog is to decide whether or not to investigate Boris Johnson for a potential criminal offence of misconduct in public office while he was London mayor. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-498593212019-09-28
The BBC has now spoken to several people who went on the overseas trade missions with Boris Johnson to Malaysia and Singapore to New York and to Tel Aviv. NeutralThe police watchdog is to decide whether or not to investigate Boris Johnson for a potential criminal offence of misconduct in public office while he was London mayor. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-498593212019-09-28
British prime ministers past and present were among those to pay their respect with John Major and Boris Johnson both hailing his political prowess. PositiveJacques Chirac the former French president who championed the European Union but whose later years were blighted by corruption scandals has died aged 86 http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-498381462019-09-27
Brendan Cox also said Boris Johnson was sloppy in saying the best way to honour the late MP was to get Brexit done but he was not an evil man. PositiveThe Brexit debate has descended into a bear pit of polarisation the husband of the murdered MP Jo Cox has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-498343012019-09-26
Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged to help stranded holidaymakers but also questioned whether company directors were properly incentivised to sort such matters out. NegativeThomas Cook has collapsed after lastminute negotiations aimed at saving the 178yearold holiday firm failed. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-497912492019-09-23
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he did not want to exaggerate progress but some was being made PositiveBrexit Secretary Stephen Barclay is to hold talks with the EUs chief negotiator Michel Barnier later http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497645462019-09-20
Humphrys has interviewed every prime minister on the flagship programme from Margaret Thatcher to Theresa May but has not grilled Boris Johnson since he came to power. NeutralJohn Humphrys was joined by exprime ministers David Cameron and Tony Blair and Dame Edna Everage for his last day on BBC Radio 4s Today programme. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-497522742019-09-19
Boris Johnson has said there is a landing zone for an agreement PositiveThe UK and EU should not pretend to be negotiating a Brexit deal if there are no new proposals on the table the EUs chief negotiator has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-497388972019-09-18
Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the advice he gave her over the fiveweek suspension of Parliament NegativeBoris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the advice he gave her over the fiveweek suspension of Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496745162019-09-13
Which means if the judges decide on Tuesday that Parliament should be recalled then I suspect Boris Johnsons going to need an awful lot more than bullish bravado. NegativeBoris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the advice he gave her over the fiveweek suspension of Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496745162019-09-13
It is from the latest internal nodeal planning from August from well within the time of Boris Johnsons administration. PositiveRiots on the streets food price rises and reduced medical supplies are real risks of the UK leaving the EU without a deal a government document has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496701232019-09-12
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the change would see students unlock their potential and begin careers in the UK. PositiveInternational students will be allowed to stay in the UK for two years after graduation to find a job under new proposals announced by the Home Office. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-496557192019-09-11
Boris Johnson has said he plans to take the UK out of the EU on 31 October with or without a deal NegativeNicolas Peter said production was likely to fall at the Cowley factory affecting jobs. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-496421772019-09-10
Boris Johnson is also due to meet Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in Dublin. PositiveThe government is to ask MPs to agree to a snap election for a second time in what could be one of Parliaments last acts before being suspended http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496300942019-09-09
Boris Johnsons Tory government is on the verge of collapse with no majority no mandate and no right to pursue its reckless plans to impose an extreme Brexit he said NegativeAmber Rudd has quit the cabinet and surrendered the Conservative whip saying she cannot stand by while moderate Conservatives are expelled http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496237372019-09-08
A bill requiring Boris Johnson to ask for an extension to the UKs departure date to avoid a nodeal Brexit on 31 October is set to gain royal assent. PositiveMPs including Tories expelled from the party are preparing legal action in case the PM refuses to seek a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496182422019-09-07
He said he had been persuaded by Boris Johnson that he was serious about getting a deal. PositiveMPs including Tories expelled from the party are preparing legal action in case the PM refuses to seek a delay to Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-496182422019-09-07
Boris Johnson is to move the political battleground to Scotland when he visits Aberdeenshire to announce additional funding for Scottish farmers. PositiveBoris Johnson is to move the political battleground to Scotland when he visits Aberdeenshire to announce additional funding for Scottish farmers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-495993342019-09-06
Boris Johnsons disastrous plan for a nodeal Brexit will be calamitous for Scottish farming she added. NegativeBoris Johnson is to move the political battleground to Scotland when he visits Aberdeenshire to announce additional funding for Scottish farmers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-495993342019-09-06
His defection means Boris Johnson no longer has a working majority NeutralTory rebels and opposition MPs have cleared the first hurdle in their attempt to pass a law designed to prevent a nodeal Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495731382019-09-04
The pound has made gains on currency markets after Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his majority in the House of Commons. NegativeThe pound has made gains on currency markets after Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his majority in the House of Commons. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-495623072019-09-04
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has repeatedly insisted that the UK is ready to leave the EU without a deal. NegativeThe pound has continued to fall on currency markets amid intensified political uncertainty over Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-495571732019-09-03
But world leaders including Russian President Vladimir Putin US President Donald Trump Frances Emmanuel Macron and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson were not present NegativeGerman President FrankWalter Steinmeier has asked Polands forgiveness for Nazi tyranny 80 years on from the start of World War Two. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-495411112019-09-02
On Sunday Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed with his whips plans for dealing with potential rebels. NeutralConservative MPs have been warned not to rebel against the government as opposition MPs plan a law to stop a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495434302019-09-02
The EUs lead Brexit negotiator has rejected Boris Johnsons demands for the Irish backstop to be scrapped. NegativeThe EUs lead Brexit negotiator has rejected Boris Johnsons demands for the Irish backstop to be scrapped. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-495406812019-09-01
Boris Johnson has spoken to US President Donald Trump ahead of meeting him for the first time since becoming prime minister on Sunday. PositiveBoris Johnson has spoken to US President Donald Trump ahead of meeting him for the first time since becoming prime minister on Sunday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-494520172019-08-24
Boris Johnson is set to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin later where he is expected to reiterate his call for the backstop plan to be scrapped PositiveBoris Johnson is set to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin later where he is expected to reiterate his call for the backstop plan to be scrapped http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-494164752019-08-21
Boris Johnson has told the EU the backstop plan for the Irish border must be scrapped because it is unviable and antidemocratic PositiveBoris Johnson has told the EU the backstop plan for the Irish border must be scrapped because it is unviable and antidemocratic http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-494028402019-08-20
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is ordering urgent action to ensure that children and young people in Britain are protected against measles NegativePrime Minister Boris Johnson is ordering urgent action to ensure that children and young people in Britain are protected against measles http://www.bbc.com//news/health-493932792019-08-20
PM Boris Johnson said stopping weapons drugs and phones getting into jails would prevent them becoming factories for making bad people worse. NegativePrisons in England and Wales are to receive to improve security and cut crime the government has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493231102019-08-13
An extra 10000 new prison places will be created and stopandsearch powers expanded Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised. PositiveAn extra 10000 new prison places will be created and stopandsearch powers expanded Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493091122019-08-12
Talking tough on crime will always grab headlines for governments and thats exactly what Boris Johnsons done NegativeAn extra 10000 new prison places will be created and stopandsearch powers expanded Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-493091122019-08-12
Gordon Brown has warned that under Boris Johnson the union of England Scotland Wales and Northern Ireland is sleepwalking into oblivion. NegativeGordon Brown has warned that under Boris Johnson the union of England Scotland Wales and Northern Ireland is sleepwalking into oblivion. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-493091132019-08-11
Jeremy Corbyn has asked the cabinet secretary to rule on whether Boris Johnson could force through a nodeal Brexit in a general election period. NeutralJeremy Corbyn has asked the cabinet secretary to rule on whether Boris Johnson could force through a nodeal Brexit in a general election period. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-492856702019-08-09
The message they are getting from Boris Johnsons team is that the UK is not going to sign another deal unless it involves getting rid of the backstop. PositiveThe EU has said there is no basis for any further Brexit talks while the UK continues to insist on making changes to Theresa Mays withdrawal agreement. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-492408092019-08-06
The Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. NegativeThe Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-492006362019-08-02
Boris Johnsons hands were already tied in parliament and the ropes around his wrists have just been pulled a little tighter NeutralThe Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-492006362019-08-02
One thing is clear voters have rejected Boris Johnson and his divisive outoftouch UK Tory government NegativeThe Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire byelection leaving new PM Boris Johnson with a Commons working majority of just one. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-492006362019-08-02
It called on the new Prime Minister Boris Johnson to take personal responsibility for tackling knife and gun crime among young people NegativeSchools in areas with a higher risk of youth violence should be given dedicated police officers say MPs http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-491625152019-07-31
Boris Johnson will make his first visit to Wales as prime minister on Tuesday as he tries to rally support for his plan for farming after Brexit. PositiveBoris Johnson will make his first visit to Wales as prime minister on Tuesday as he tries to rally support for his plan for farming after Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-491518702019-07-30
Boris Johnson has called for a renewal of the ties that bind our United Kingdom ahead of his first visit to Scotland as prime minister. PositiveBoris Johnson has called for a renewal of the ties that bind our United Kingdom ahead of his first visit to Scotland as prime minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-491464802019-07-29
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told Mr Gove to chair meetings seven days a week until Brexit is delivered according to the paper. PositiveThe government is now working on the assumption of a nodeal Brexit Michael Gove has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-491413752019-07-28
Boris Johnsons new cabinet will meet for the first time on Thursday morning before the new prime minister addresses the House of Commons. PositiveBoris Johnsons new cabinet will meet for the first time on Thursday morning before the new prime minister addresses the House of Commons. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-491074172019-07-25
Boris Johnson will begin the process of forming his government later after he succeeds Theresa May as prime minister PositiveBoris Johnson will begin the process of forming his government later after he succeeds Theresa May as prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490923272019-07-24
Boris Johnsons political inheritance has all the makings of a disaster NegativeBoris Johnson will begin the process of forming his government later after he succeeds Theresa May as prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490923272019-07-24
Boris Johnson will then arrive for an audience at Buckingham Palace where he will be invited to form a government PositiveBoris Johnson will begin the process of forming his government later after he succeeds Theresa May as prime minister http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490923272019-07-24
Either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will become the new Conservative leader on Tuesday as the result of the contest to succeed Theresa May is announced NeutralEither Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will become the new Conservative leader on Tuesday as the result of the contest to succeed Theresa May is announced http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490788642019-07-23
The embedded expectation in Westminster is that the name will be Boris Johnson unless the Tory party has been collectively deceiving itself in the past few weeks NegativeEither Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will become the new Conservative leader on Tuesday as the result of the contest to succeed Theresa May is announced http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490788642019-07-23
Party members will have until BST to return their ballots for either Jeremy Hunt or Boris Johnson regarded as the frontrunner in the contest NeutralVoting will close later in the Conservative leadership contest with the UKs next prime minister set to be announced on Tuesday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490654902019-07-22
The differences in temperament and character between the outgoing prime minister and her likely successor Boris Johnson could hardly be more stark. NegativeVoting will close later in the Conservative leadership contest with the UKs next prime minister set to be announced on Tuesday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490654902019-07-22
So there is one big Can Boris Johnson if it is him succeed where Theresa May PositiveVoting will close later in the Conservative leadership contest with the UKs next prime minister set to be announced on Tuesday. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-490654902019-07-22
Boris Johnson considered the frontrunner to be the UKs next prime minister is by no means a diehard fan of the scheme NegativeThe chairman of the High Speed 2 rail project has reportedly warned that its cost could rise by http://www.bbc.com//news/business-490488232019-07-20
Boris Johnson considered the frontrunner to be the UKs next prime minister is by no means a diehard fan of the scheme NegativeThe chairman of the High Speed 2 rail project has reportedly warned that its cost could rise by http://www.bbc.com//news/business-490488232019-07-20
His resignation has prompted widespread support for Sir Kim as well as criticism of Tory frontrunner Boris Johnson NegativeSir Kim Darroch has resigned as UK ambassador to the US as a row over leaked emails critical of President Trumps administration escalates. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-489371202019-07-11
Meanwhile Boris Johnson will unveil his crime policy while Jeremy Hunt will say it is time for serious leadership. NegativeSome Conservative members have been issued with more than one ballot paper to vote for the next party leader and prime minister the BBC has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-488908032019-07-06
Downing Street attempted to withhold sensitive intelligence from Boris Johnson when he became foreign secretary the BBC has learned. NeutralDowning Street attempted to withhold sensitive intelligence from Boris Johnson when he became foreign secretary the BBC has learned. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-488741472019-07-05
Both Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson have announced a raft of policies during the contest including cutting taxes and increasing spending on public services NegativeThe chancellor has called on Tory leadership candidates to stop and think about their spending promises http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-488320802019-07-02
His rival Boris Johnson has vowed to leave come what may by 31 October. NegativeThe chancellor has called on Tory leadership candidates to stop and think about their spending promises http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-488320802019-07-02
Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson have been busy spraying around hypothetical cash whether on defence on care for the elderly on schools for more police the list goes on. NeutralThe chancellor has called on Tory leadership candidates to stop and think about their spending promises http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-488320802019-07-02
Meanwhile plans by his rival Boris Johnson to give public sector workers a fair pay rise have been revealed. PositiveTory leadership contender Jeremy Hunt is to outline his plans for a nodeal Brexit later including a pledge to the fishing and farming industries and help for small businesses. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-488192602019-07-01
Fellow leadership contender Boris Johnson previously unveiled similar plans to hold back money from Brussels. PositivePrime ministerial hopeful Jeremy Hunt has said he would consider withholding some of the UKs EU divorce bill in the event of a nodeal Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-488149442019-06-30
Tory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have unveiled pledges on immigration and education. PositiveTory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have unveiled pledges on immigration and education. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-487785062019-06-27
Scientific bodies have called on Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson to set out their longterm plans for research. PositiveThe Conservative leadership candidates have been urged to make a pledge to put scientific research at the heart of their economic policy http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-487780452019-06-27
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt say they are serious about pushing for a nodeal Brexit if they are unable to negotiate a better withdrawal agreement with Brussels. NeutralBoth contenders for prime minister claim they can renegotiate a Brexit deal that the EU says is closed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-487671912019-06-26
Jeremy Hunt has added his voice to calls for Tory leadership rival Boris Johnson to answer questions about a row with his girlfriend which led to police being called to their address NegativeJeremy Hunt has added his voice to calls for Tory leadership rival Boris Johnson to answer questions about a row with his girlfriend which led to police being called to their address http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-487369682019-06-24
Ive long held the view that Boris Johnson is unsuitable to be prime minister of this country NeutralJeremy Hunt has added his voice to calls for Tory leadership rival Boris Johnson to answer questions about a row with his girlfriend which led to police being called to their address http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-487369682019-06-24
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have made their pitch to be the next prime minister at the first of 16 Conservative Party hustings. NegativeBoris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have made their pitch to be the next prime minister at the first of 16 Conservative Party hustings. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-487282652019-06-23
Police were called to the London home of Boris Johnson and his partner in the early hours of Friday after neighbours reportedly heard a loud argument. NeutralPolice were called to the London home of Boris Johnson and his partner in the early hours of Friday after neighbours reportedly heard a loud argument. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-487212112019-06-22
Theyve been waiting since 2016 to vote for Boris Johnson NeutralPolice were called to the London home of Boris Johnson and his partner in the early hours of Friday after neighbours reportedly heard a loud argument. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-487212112019-06-22
In other words all of them other than Boris Johnson are potentially vulnerable to relatively small shifts in votes. NegativeTory leadership rivals have clashed in a live BBC TV debate on whether the UK can leave the EU no matter what by the 31 October deadline http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-486736982019-06-19
Unlike the race frontrunner Boris Johnson Mr Hunt did not commit to leaving the EU on 31 October PositiveThe EU would be willing to renegotiate a Brexit deal says Tory leadership hopeful Jeremy Hunt adding they want to solve the problem. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-486539902019-06-16
Mr Hunt said Boris Johnson was effectively committing the country to nodeal or an election by saying he would definitely leave the EU on 31 October NeutralThe EU would be willing to renegotiate a Brexit deal says Tory leadership hopeful Jeremy Hunt adding they want to solve the problem. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-486539902019-06-16
Mr Stewart has ruled out serving in Boris Johnsons cabinet if the exLondon Mayor becomes prime minister NeutralThe EU would be willing to renegotiate a Brexit deal says Tory leadership hopeful Jeremy Hunt adding they want to solve the problem. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-486539902019-06-16
Boris Johnson has secured the highest number of votes in the first MPs ballot to select the Conservative Party leader and next prime minister. NegativeBoris Johnson has secured the highest number of votes in the first MPs ballot to select the Conservative Party leader and next prime minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-486245792019-06-14
Boris Johnson who launched his leadership campaign on Wednesday is regarded as the frontrunner in the contest with many more endorsements from MPs than any of his rivals. NeutralConservative MPs will begin the process of choosing their new leader and the next prime minister later when a first round of voting is held in Parliament. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-486167762019-06-13
Boris Johnson kicked off his campaign by pledging an income tax cut for those who earn more than a year. NeutralRory Stewart has warned Tory leadership rivals against offering cheap electoral bribes to win support saying party members who will choose the next PM are smarter than this. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-485898932019-06-11
There is a very concerted effort by Boris Johnsons team not to stuff up his initial advantage in the words of one to stop him doing mad things. NeutralRory Stewart has warned Tory leadership rivals against offering cheap electoral bribes to win support saying party members who will choose the next PM are smarter than this. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-485898932019-06-11
Boris Johnson has pledged to cut income tax bills for people earning more than a year if he wins the race to succeed Theresa May as prime minister. PositiveBoris Johnson has pledged to cut income tax bills for people earning more than a year if he wins the race to succeed Theresa May as prime minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-485775792019-06-10
Boris Johnson has been ordered to appear in court over claims he lied by saying the UK gave the EU a week. NegativeBoris Johnson has been ordered to appear in court over claims he lied by saying the UK gave the EU a week. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484454302019-05-30
Tory leadership hopeful and former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the public had delivered a crushing rebuke to both major parties for failing to deliver Brexit. NegativeThe Brexit Party was the clear winner in the UKs European elections with the proEU Lib Dems coming second. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484172282019-05-27
Boris Johnson the frontrunner in the Tory leadership race has said the party risks being dismissed if it does not deliver Brexit. NegativeBoris Johnson the frontrunner in the Tory leadership race has said the party risks being dismissed if it does not deliver Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484185242019-05-27
They have joined Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt his predecessor Boris Johnson International Development Secretary Rory Stewart and Health Secretary Matt Hancock in the battle for the leadership. NegativeDominic Raab has been setting out his pitch to become Conservative leader as Michael Gove becomes the eighth MP to join the race to succeed Theresa May http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484117842019-05-26
And in a direct criticism of Boris Johnson Mr Stewart I would not serve in the cabinet of someone explicitly pushing for a nodeal Brexit NegativeDominic Raab has been setting out his pitch to become Conservative leader as Michael Gove becomes the eighth MP to join the race to succeed Theresa May http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-484117842019-05-26
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has become the latest MP to say that he will run joining Boris Johnson Esther McVey and Rory Stewart. PositiveConservative MPs will be throwing their hats into the ring to become the next Tory leader and prime minister after Theresa May announced she would be stepping down on 7 June. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483956112019-05-25
Conor Burns a former ministerial aide to Boris Johnson said the bill should not now be tabled NegativeTheresa May has said MPs have one last chance to deliver Brexit urging them to back what she called a new deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-483570172019-05-22
Meanwhile Boris Johnson has said he will run for leader once Mrs May goes. NeutralTheresa May has promised to set a timetable for the election of her successor after the next Brexit vote in the first week of June http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482907602019-05-17
Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has joined the growing list of Conservatives who say they will stand for leader when Mrs May announces her departure. PositiveTheresa May has promised to set a timetable for the election of her successor after the next Brexit vote in the first week of June http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-482907602019-05-17
Other contenders include former and current members of the cabinet including Boris Johnson Michael Gove Amber Rudd Sajid Javid and Dominic Raab NeutralThe UK should consider decisively increasing defence spending after Brexit Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-parliaments-482623312019-05-14
Change UK has launched its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson NegativeChange UK has launched its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480217302019-04-24
The sister of former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is a writer and newspaper columnist. NeutralChange UK has launched its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-480217302019-04-24
The alcohol ban was introduced by the then Mayor of London Boris Johnson in an attempt to tackle unruly behaviour on the TfL network. NegativeShadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott has apologised http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-479969072019-04-21
The crossparty talks offer has angered Tory Brexiteers with Boris Johnson accusing ministers of entrusting the final handling of Brexit to Labour. PositiveTheresa May will ask the EU for an extension to the Brexit deadline to break the logjam in Parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477942352019-04-03
Vote Leave which was fronted by Boris Johnson and Michael Gove was fined in July for spending more than the spending limit. NegativeThe exchairwoman of the official proBrexit campaign has sidestepped calls to apologise after the group dropped its appeal over a spending fine. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477664072019-04-01
But Conservative former foreign secretary Boris Johnson who has voted against the deal twice tweeted that he would now vote for it despite remaining intensely critical of it. PositiveMPs have been told they face their last opportunity to ensure the Brexit process is extended to 22 May and bring certainty to people and businesses. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-477423952019-03-29
Child sex abuse victims have criticised Boris Johnson for claiming police funding was being spaffed up the wall investigating historical allegations. NegativeChild sex abuse victims have criticised Boris Johnson for claiming police funding was being spaffed up the wall investigating historical allegations. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-475601922019-03-14
Boris Johnson clearly has no understanding whatsoever of the issues involved NeutralChild sex abuse victims have criticised Boris Johnson for claiming police funding was being spaffed up the wall investigating historical allegations. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-475601922019-03-14
But former cabinet minister Boris Johnson who campaigned alongside Mr Gove to leave the EU said there was no way he would vote for the backstop in its current form. NegativeBrexit talks between the UK and the EU remain deadlocked Downing Street has said just a day before MPs are due to vote again on Theresa Mays deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-475196372019-03-11
The former mayor of London Boris Johnson told the BBC the police need to feel supported over the use of stop and search. PositivePrime Minister Theresa May has not listened to police concerns about knife crime a former head of the Metropolitan Police has said http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-474729282019-03-07
And former foreign secretary Boris Johnson praised the MP as brave and PositiveEnvironment minister George Eustice has quit the government over Theresa Mays promise to allow MPs a vote on delaying Brexit if her deal is rejected. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-474052612019-03-01
Exforeign secretary Boris Johnson says winning a freedom clause would be unadulterated good Brexit news PositiveTheresa May is being urged to secure changes from the EU to the Northern Irish backstop as part of her Brexit deal to get it past parliament. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-470244502019-01-28
Neither Jacob ReesMogg nor Boris Johnson are ready to say they will back Theresa Mays deal I dont suppose either of them have much in common with the Gallagher brothers PositiveJacob ReesMogg says he believes Theresa Mays Brexit deal could be reformed to win round opponents. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469713902019-01-24
The former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has been criticised after denying that he had ever said anything about possible Turkish membership of the EU during the referendum campaign in 2016 NegativeThe former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has been criticised after denying that he had ever said anything about possible Turkish membership of the EU during the referendum campaign in 2016 http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469261192019-01-19
Former foreign secretary and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson said it was a bigger defeat than people have been expecting and it meant Mrs Mays deal was now dead. NegativePrime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal has been rejected by 230 votes the largest defeat for a sitting government in history. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-468858282019-01-16
There are cameos for Michael Gove Boris Johnson Nigel Farage and Arron Banks all are no more than glib caricature impersonations but amusing in a Spitting Imagetype way NegativeThis week we are pulling up at the crossroads where art meets politics http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-467419072019-01-07
Thanks to the likes of Boris Johnson Nigel Farage and former Prime Minster David Cameron any film on this subject does not want for largerthanlife characters. NegativeBritains exit from the EU has rarely been out of the headlines since the country made the historic decision to go it alone in 2016. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-465404422019-01-01





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Thanks to the likes of Boris Johnson Nigel Farage and former Prime Minster David Cameron any film on this subject does not want for largerthanlife characters. NegativeBritains exit from the EU has rarely been out of the headlines since the country made the historic decision to go it alone in 2016. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-465404422018-12-29
Mr Johnson who is Boris Johnsons brother but voted Remain in the referendum said he was concerned by the way Downing Street was treating Parliament. NegativeTheresa May is trying to run down the clock and minimise Parliaments role in Brexit a former minister has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-465773592018-12-16
The former justice and education secretary came third in the last leadership contest after withdrawing his support from fellow Leave campaigner Boris Johnson and deciding to stand himself. NegativeTheresa May faces a vote of no confidence in her leadership on Wednesday evening after the required 48 letters calling for a contest were submitted. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-465363052018-12-13
Boris Johnson said Mrs May could stay on if she lost Tuesdays vote but must renegotiate the deal with Brussels. NegativeTheresa May is set to hold a series of private meetings with backbench MPs as she bids to win support for her Brexit deal before Tuesdays historic vote. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-465034552018-12-10
Exforeign secretary Boris Johnson dismissed the deal as a paint and plaster pseudoBrexit and said its supporters would be turning their backs on the 17 NegativeTheresa May has suffered three Brexit defeats in the Commons as she set out to sell her EU deal to sceptical MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-464466942018-12-05
The resignations of Dominic Raab Esther McVey and other more junior ministers appeared to have a bigger impact than those of Boris Johnson and David Davis over the summer. NegativeUK Prime Minister Theresa May has dismissed speculation she could be ousted as leader despite a series of ministers resigning over her longawaited Brexit deal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-462346022018-11-18
Several former ministers including Boris Johnson Iain Duncan Smith and Justine Greening tabled amendments designed to force the government to make the change from April. NegativeThe maximum bet on fixedodds betting terminals will be cut from April after the government bowed to pressure. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-462058122018-11-15
It comes after former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and other politicians urged the government to help her. NegativeThree British imams have joined calls for the UK to offer asylum to Asia Bibi the Pakistani Christian woman recently acquitted of blasphemy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-461934392018-11-14
The MP who is Boris Johnsons brother but voted Remain in the referendum said the deal being negotiated with the EU will be a terrible mistake. NegativeJo Johnson has quit as transport minister and called for the public to have a fresh say on Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-461554032018-11-10
Mr Johnson is the sixth minister in Theresa Mays government to resign specifically over Brexit following David Davis Boris Johnson Philip Lee Steve Baker and Guto Bebb. NegativeJo Johnson has quit as transport minister and called for the public to have a fresh say on Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-461554032018-11-10
Other effigies included one of Boris Johnson wielding a bloody axe and what appeared to be the severed head of Prime Minister Theresa May. NegativePrime Minister Theresa May Boris Johnson and a strikehit rail firm went up in smoke at the annual bonfire celebrations in Lewes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-sussex-461037332018-11-07
Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the backstop idea should be jettisoned altogether. NegativeThe UK can still make progress in Brexit talks despite serious unresolved issues Downing Street has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-458592822018-10-15
The body has put the Bullingdon whose past members included David Cameron George Osborne and Boris Johnson on its list of proscribed organisations. NegativeMembers of the infamous Bullingdon Club have been banned from holding positions in the Oxford University Conservative Association http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-458351262018-10-13
Boris Johnson went further in a 2013 BBC documentary saying he was embarrassed by his association with the Bullingdon and his participation in incredibly drunken dinners. NegativeMembers of the infamous Bullingdon Club have been banned from holding positions in the Oxford University Conservative Association http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-458351262018-10-13
Prof Shepherd said Londons 29 departments started gathering data in line with the Cardiff Model when Boris Johnson was the mayor. NegativeHospital departments hold the key to tackling violence in London the man behind a pioneering project has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-457242322018-10-07
Conservative MPs including Boris Johnson had their phone numbers and other personal details revealed by the partys conference app. NegativeAfter their conference last year the Conservatives were mocked for a series of awkward posts on Instagram. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-457442812018-10-06
Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson will make his only appearance at this years conference in Birmingham on Tuesday. NegativeMiddleclass drug users will be targeted as part of a crackdown on the causes of violent crime Home Secretary Sajid Javid will announce. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-457072272018-10-02
In response to demands from leading Brexiteers including Boris Johnson that the prime minister change her approach he said he was disappointed with the clamour NeutralA major Conservative donor has told the BBC the Tories have lost their way and the prime minister has let herself down by failing to champion business http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-457009732018-10-01
Conservative MPs including Boris Johnson have had their phone numbers and other personal details revealed by the partys conference app NegativeConservative MPs including Boris Johnson have had their phone numbers and other personal details revealed by the partys conference app http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-456931432018-09-30
Mrs Mays Chequers plan which would keep the UK closely aligned with the EU in trade in goods has been heavily criticised by Tory Brexiteers including Boris Johnson NegativeHeidi Allen becomes the latest Tory to support a new vote saying the rightwing of her party had made Theresa Mays Chequers Brexit plan dead. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-456908982018-09-30
But the capitals then mayor Boris Johnson didnt see it that way NegativeMarcel Duchamp was a funny guy http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-456842302018-09-30
Boris Johnson has called her socalled Chequers plan deranged. NeutralTheresa May has rejected claims she does not believe in Brexit and insisted she would make a success of it regardless of the outcome of talks. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-456960152018-09-30
She said the family had written to former foreign secretary Boris Johnson and Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan over the case but hoped Mr Hunt would now intervene. NeutralAn exsoldier sentenced in Turkey after joining a Kurdish armed group has said he is begging for the UK government to help him. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-455414982018-09-17
But exforeign secretary Boris Johnson claims the governments failure to resolve the border question has led to a constitutional abomination. NegativeTheresa May has told the BBC that MPs will have a choice between her proposed deal with the EU or no deal at all. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-455436092018-09-17
But Boris Johnson claims the governments failure to resolve the border question has led to a constitutional abomination that will lead to a total writeoff of Brexit NegativeTheresa May has told the BBC that MPs will have a choice between her proposed deal with the EU or no deal at all. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-455436092018-09-17
Boris Johnson is digging his own political grave after comparing Theresa Mays Brexit plan to a suicide vest his former aide has said. NegativeBoris Johnson is digging his own political grave after comparing Theresa Mays Brexit plan to a suicide vest his former aide has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-politics-455328562018-09-16
The intervention comes after a week of criticism for the Chequers deal from former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. NegativeAs many as 80 Conservative MPs are prepared to vote against the prime ministers Chequers plan a former Brexit minister has warned http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-454685442018-09-10
But at the weekend political divisions within the Conservative Party were in the spotlight again following Boris Johnsons controversially worded criticism of Prime Minister Mays Chequers proposals NeutralThe pound rose more than against the dollar on Monday after the EUs chief negotiator said a Brexit deal was possible within eight weeks if we are realistic. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-454768452018-09-10
Boris Johnson has attacked Theresas Mays Brexit plan saying she had wrapped a suicide vest around the British constitution and handed the detonator to Brussels NegativeBoris Johnson has attacked Theresas Mays Brexit plan saying she had wrapped a suicide vest around the British constitution and handed the detonator to Brussels http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454629002018-09-09
Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson and his wife Marina Wheeler have confirmed they have separated. NegativeFormer foreign secretary Boris Johnson and his wife Marina Wheeler have confirmed they have separated. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-454462542018-09-07
Boris Johnson has savaged Theresa Mays Brexit plans saying they would leave the UK with diddly squat after the negotiations and hand the EU victory. NegativeBoris Johnson has savaged Theresa Mays Brexit plans saying they would leave the UK with diddly squat after the negotiations and hand the EU victory. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453921052018-09-03
Downing Street has hit back at Boris Johnson over his criticism of Theresa Mays approach to Brexit saying she is providing serious leadership and a serious plan. NegativeDowning Street has hit back at Boris Johnson over his criticism of Theresa Mays approach to Brexit saying she is providing serious leadership and a serious plan. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-453980952018-09-03
The outspoken Glaswegian has encountered many reactions to this choice including that of former Home Secretary Boris Johnson. NegativeA woman who converted to Islam and chooses to wear a full face veil has challenged the misconceptions made about her choice. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-453750222018-09-01
The UKs largest Muslim organisation is calling on Theresa May to ensure the inquiry into Boris Johnsons burka comments is not a whitewash. NegativeThe UKs largest Muslim organisation is calling on Theresa May to ensure the inquiry into Boris Johnsons burka comments is not a whitewash. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-451658402018-08-13
A Conservative Party investigation into Boris Johnson is a show trial and is being used to stop him becoming leader Jacob ReesMogg has claimed. NegativeA Conservative Party investigation into Boris Johnson is a show trial and is being used to stop him becoming leader Jacob ReesMogg has claimed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451534832018-08-11
A Tory peer who criticised Boris Johnson for his comments about Muslim women wearing burkas says he has been subjected to abusive emails and calls NegativeA Tory peer who criticised Boris Johnson for his comments about Muslim women wearing burkas says he has been subjected to abusive emails and calls http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451390842018-08-10
But Blackadder and Mr Bean creator Atkinson told the I do think that Boris Johnsons joke about wearers of the burka resembling letterboxes is a pretty good one. NegativeA Tory peer who criticised Boris Johnson for his comments about Muslim women wearing burkas says he has been subjected to abusive emails and calls http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451390842018-08-10
Boris Johnson is facing a possible investigation into breaches of the Conservative Party code of conduct. NegativeBoris Johnson is facing a possible investigation into breaches of the Conservative Party code of conduct. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451305322018-08-09
Boris Johnson should be kicked out of the Conservative Party for his remarks about the burka a Muslim peer says. NegativeBoris Johnson should be kicked out of the Conservative Party for his remarks about the burka a Muslim peer says. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451070892018-08-08
Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson is facing growing criticism over his remark that Muslim women wearing the burka look like letter boxes. NegativeFormer foreign secretary Boris Johnson is facing growing criticism over his remark that Muslim women wearing the burka look like letter boxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451143682018-08-08
By saying what he did in the way he said it Boris Johnson was guaranteed to provoke a reaction PositiveFormer foreign secretary Boris Johnson is facing growing criticism over his remark that Muslim women wearing the burka look like letter boxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451143682018-08-08
But Boris Johnson is not most politicians NegativeFormer foreign secretary Boris Johnson is facing growing criticism over his remark that Muslim women wearing the burka look like letter boxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451143682018-08-08
But as ever being outspoken is at once appealing to Boris Johnsons supporters and distasteful to his detractors NegativeFormer foreign secretary Boris Johnson is facing growing criticism over his remark that Muslim women wearing the burka look like letter boxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-451143682018-08-08
Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been criticised for saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letter boxes and for comparing them to bank robbers prompting calls for him to apologise and NegativeFormer Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been criticised for saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letter boxes and for comparing them to bank robbers prompting calls for him to apologise and http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-451127922018-08-08
Boris Johnson has stood by his remarks about the burka after the Conservative Party chairman told him to apologise. NegativeBoris Johnson has stood by his remarks about the burka after the Conservative Party chairman told him to apologise. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450965192018-08-07
The criticism pitted at Boris Johnson has largely been around the words that he used letter boxes and bank robbers to describe Muslim women wearing face veils NegativeBoris Johnson has stood by his remarks about the burka after the Conservative Party chairman told him to apologise. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450965192018-08-07
Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been accused of Islamophobia after saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letterboxes. NegativeFormer Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been accused of Islamophobia after saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letterboxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450832752018-08-06
Labour MP David Lammy Muslim women are having their burkas pulled off by thugs in our streets and Boris Johnsons response is to mock them for looking like letterboxes. NegativeFormer Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been accused of Islamophobia after saying Muslim women wearing burkas look like letterboxes. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-450832752018-08-06
He has said he was disappointed by the failure of Mr Hunts predecessor Boris Johnson to secure his wifes release NegativeThe husband of a mother jailed in Iran says newlyappointed Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is bringing a fresh start to the campaign to free her. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-450661882018-08-04
Last month the family said Boris Johnsons resignation had put her case at the bottom of the pile NeutralForeign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has vowed to do everything possible to bring home a charity worker jailed in Iran after meeting with her husband. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-450598512018-08-03
Boris Johnson was the only politician to be pictured in the NeutralThe official Vote Leave campaign spent more than http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-449669692018-07-27
And the final killer quote concerned one of those cabinet ministers who walked Britains blond bombshell Boris Johnson who has long coveted the top job NegativeTo say it was a suboptimal start to a news conference would be an understatement http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-448273962018-07-14
The White Paper fleshes out the Chequers agreement that sparked the resignations of Boris Johnson and David Davis. NegativeThe government has published its blueprint for UK relations with the EU with Theresa May saying it delivers on the Brexit people voted for. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-448077412018-07-13
The pound has fallen against the dollar and the euro after Boris Johnson resigned as Foreign Secretary. NegativeThe pound has fallen against the dollar and the euro after Boris Johnson resigned as Foreign Secretary. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-447717922018-07-10
Boris Johnsons resignation as foreign secretary over Theresa Mays Brexit policy will delight some Conservatives and dismay others but does not come as too great a shock. NegativeBoris Johnsons resignation as foreign secretary over Theresa Mays Brexit policy will delight some Conservatives and dismay others but does not come as too great a shock. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-447376672018-07-10
For a long time it had been clear Boris Johnson was not happy with the prime ministers Brexit strategy NegativeNow hes gone and done it http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-447714752018-07-10
For Boris Johnson there was nothing funny about David Davis resignation forcing him into an agonising choice NegativeWhere was the joker the great cajoler the political http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-447751922018-07-10
Mrs May was forced to carry out a reshuffle of her top team after Boris Johnson and David Davis both quit. NegativeTheresa Mays newlook cabinet is gathering at 10 Downing Street after a string of resignations over her Brexit strategy left her government in crisis. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-447751972018-07-10
Boris Johnson strongly criticised Theresa Mays plan for the UKs future relationship with the EU before agreeing to back it at Fridays cabinet meeting the BBC understands NegativeBoris Johnson strongly criticised Theresa Mays plan for the UKs future relationship with the EU before agreeing to back it at Fridays cabinet meeting the BBC understands http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-447550492018-07-08
Britain proposed the measure and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said it would strengthen the ban on chemical weapons and prevent impunity for their use. NegativeThe worlds foremost chemical weapons watchdog has granted itself new powers to assign blame for attacks despite protests by Russia. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-446344342018-06-27
Tory MPs were under orders to support the government but Boris Johnson a leading opponent of expansion missed the vote because he was in Afghanistan. NegativeMPs have backed controversial plans to build a third runway at Londons Heathrow airport http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-446098982018-06-26
Ahead of the OPCW meeting which has been requested by the UK Boris Johnson said the proposal was aimed at strengthening the ban on chemical weapons. NegativeThe UK risks fresh confrontation with Russia later when it asks for new powers for chemical weapons inspectors to assign blame for nerve agent attacks in Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-446133022018-06-26
Boris Johnson has refused to deny claims he used an expletive when asked about business concerns about Brexit. NegativeBoris Johnson has refused to deny claims he used an expletive when asked about business concerns about Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-446181542018-06-26
The spotlight is on Boris Johnson who vowed to lie in front of bulldozers to stop Heathrows expansion. NegativeMPs will decide whether to build a third runway at Heathrow airport later in a vote likely to expose splits in both Labour and Tory ranks. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445944392018-06-25
Liam Fox said Theresa May was not bluffing over her threat to quit negotiations while Boris Johnson called for a full British Brexit. NegativeSenior Cabinet ministers have insisted the UK is prepared to walk away from Brexit talks without a deal on the second anniversary of the referendum. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445759292018-06-23
The highest profile opponent of Heathrow expansion in the cabinet is Boris Johnson the foreign secretary who once pledged to lie down in front of bulldozers to stop it happening. NegativeJunior trade minister Greg Hands has resigned from the government to oppose expansion of Heathrow Airport. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445611702018-06-21
He was removed as chairman of London TravelWatch after breaching the terms of his appointment by declaring his support for Boris Johnson days before the 2008 mayoral election. NegativeTributes have been paid to three men killed by a train near a south London station. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-445341022018-06-19
Boris Johnson has referred to the Treasury as the heart of Remain and called for guts in Brexit talks in comments made at a private dinner NegativeBoris Johnson has referred to the Treasury as the heart of Remain and called for guts in Brexit talks in comments made at a private dinner http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-444077712018-06-08
The government backs expansion despite opposition from local residents and key political figures like Boris Johnson. NegativeControversial plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport are set to be approved by ministers later after years of argument and delay. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-443575802018-06-05
However with only Boris Johnson having big doubts around the cabinet table the real rumpus will be in the Parliamentary Tory Party. NegativeControversial plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport are set to be approved by ministers later after years of argument and delay. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-443575802018-06-05
British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said he spoke to Mr Browder and was very glad that he has now been released. NegativeFinancier Bill Browder a highprofile critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin has been briefly arrested in Spain on a Russian arrest warrant. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-443010722018-05-30
Those comments brought a sharp response from the Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who said that it was absolutely not the case that Brexit has damaged the interests of this country. PositiveThe Bank of England governor has said a disorderly Brexit could delay rises in interest rates as the Bank would be obliged to act to shore up the economy. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-442472902018-05-25
Boris Johnson has been targeted by a Russian prank caller pretending to be the new prime minister of Armenia. NegativeBoris Johnson has been targeted by a Russian prank caller pretending to be the new prime minister of Armenia. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-442394792018-05-24
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said he probably needs a plane to help him travel the world and promote the UKs interests. NegativeForeign Secretary Boris Johnson has said he probably needs a plane to help him travel the world and promote the UKs interests. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-442215242018-05-23
The postBrexit customs system favoured by Boris Johnson and other leading Brexiteers could cost businesses up to a year officials have suggested. NegativeThe postBrexit customs system favoured by Boris Johnson and other leading Brexiteers could cost businesses up to a year officials have suggested. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-442296062018-05-23
Ms Sandbach criticised Boris Johnson who recently described the so called customs partnership which has been supported by Theresa May as crazy NegativeA group of former cabinet ministers is planning a public intervention to try to show that the Conservative parliamentary party would support a sensible Brexit. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-441751692018-05-19
Boris Johnson is to make the first visit by a British foreign secretary to Argentina for 25 years. NegativeBoris Johnson is to make the first visit by a British foreign secretary to Argentina for 25 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-441745752018-05-19
Vote Leave was the official out campaign during the 2016 EU referendum and was backed by cabinet ministers including Boris Johnson and Michael Gove. NegativeBenedict Cumberbatch is to play the man who masterminded the Vote Leave campaign during the Brexit referendum in a new Channel 4 docudrama. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-441413002018-05-16
The husband of a jailed BritishIranian mother has urged Boris Johnson to raise his wifes case when he meets Irans foreign minister later. NegativeThe husband of a jailed BritishIranian mother has urged Boris Johnson to raise his wifes case when he meets Irans foreign minister later. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-441185072018-05-15
Jeremy Hunt has warned Boris Johnson his public criticism could undermine the UKs Brexit negotiating position. NegativeJeremy Hunt has warned Boris Johnson his public criticism could undermine the UKs Brexit negotiating position. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-441065212018-05-14
Boris Johnson has described one of No 10s proposals for a postBrexit customs arrangement as crazy. NegativeBoris Johnson has described one of No 10s proposals for a postBrexit customs arrangement as crazy. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-440356762018-05-08
Boris Johnson gave an interview on his trip to Washington where he was trying to persuade President Trump not to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal NegativeDid the foreign secretary threaten to resign and no one in SW1 really Well sort of http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-440449372018-05-08
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has urged President Donald Trump not to abandon the Iran nuclear deal saying it would be a mistake to walk away. NegativeUK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has urged President Donald Trump not to abandon the Iran nuclear deal saying it would be a mistake to walk away. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-440265482018-05-07
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is travelling to Washington on Sunday to discuss the matter with White House officials PositiveIranian President Hassan Rouhani has warned that the US will face historic regret if Donald Trump scraps the nuclear agreement with Tehran. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-440218292018-05-06
Boris Johnson is flying to Washington to urge the US not to scrap the international deal designed to prevent Iran acquiring nuclear weapons. NegativeBoris Johnson is flying to Washington to urge the US not to scrap the international deal designed to prevent Iran acquiring nuclear weapons. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-440180682018-05-06
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said she had done a great job during last years terrorist attacks and cares deeply about the people she serves. PositiveAmber Rudd has resigned as home secretary saying she inadvertently misled MPs over targets for removing illegal immigrants. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-439449882018-04-30
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson tweeted that it was fantastic news Mr Trump was visiting. NegativeDonald Trump is likely to meet the Queen when he visits the UK this July the BBC understands http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-439188302018-04-27
Ms Markle and the prince will also attend a Womens Empowerment reception on Thursday hosted by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. NegativeMeghan Markle has been hailed a great champion and ambassador for women as she visited the Commonwealth Youth Forum alongside Prince Harry. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-438115232018-04-18
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson promised MPs would have abundant time to have their say. NegativeTheresa May is to face MPs questions about her decision to authorise air strikes against the Syrian government. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-437757282018-04-16
Also speaking on the Andrew Marr show the Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson responded to the campaign noting that the peoples vote had already taken NegativeMPs celebrities and business leaders have launched a campaign calling for a public vote on the final Brexit deal between the UK and the European Union http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-437742002018-04-15
Boris Johnson said to deny Russian involvement was quite extraordinary. PositiveJeremy Corbyn wants to see incontrovertible evidence before blaming Russia for the poisoning of an exspy and his daughter in Salisbury http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-437741322018-04-15
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Sunday no further strikes were planned but that this would be reassessed if more chemical attacks took place. NegativePresident Donald Trump has defended his use of the term mission accomplished amid criticism following US UK and French air strikes on targets in Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-437762912018-04-15
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson There can be no doubt what was used NegativeThe international chemical weapons watchdog has confirmed the UKs analysis of the type of nerve agent used in the Russian exspy poisoning. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-437411402018-04-12
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has described Jeremy Corbyn as the Kremlins useful idiot over his response to the Salisbury poisoning. NegativeForeign Secretary Boris Johnson has described Jeremy Corbyn as the Kremlins useful idiot over his response to the Salisbury poisoning. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436867182018-04-08
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Sunday that the suspected chemical attack must be investigated urgently. NegativeUS President Donald Trump has lashed out at Syrian President Bashar alAssad and his allies Russia and Iran over a suspected chemical attack saying there will be a big price to pay. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-436912912018-04-08
The Foreign Office has described a Russian request for a meeting with Boris Johnson on the Salisbury poisoning as a diversionary tactic. NegativeThe Foreign Office has described a Russian request for a meeting with Boris Johnson on the Salisbury poisoning as a diversionary tactic. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-436802162018-04-07
Boris Johnson has hit back at Jeremy Corbyns criticism of his response to the Salisbury nerve agent attack accusing the Labour leader of siding with the Russian spin machine. NegativeBoris Johnson has hit back at Jeremy Corbyns criticism of his response to the Salisbury nerve agent attack accusing the Labour leader of siding with the Russian spin machine. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-436398012018-04-04
Boris Johnson Ed Balls Nick Clegg John Prescott and William Hague are among the male politicians who have filled the hosts seat over the years NeutralMP Nadine Dorries says Have I Got News For You is too vicious for most female guests and does not lend itself to women feeling comfortable. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-436302952018-04-03
The husband of jailed British mother Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe says he is disappointed in the failure of Boris Johnsons efforts two years on from her arrest in Iran NegativeThe husband of jailed British mother Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe says he is disappointed in the failure of Boris Johnsons efforts two years on from her arrest in Iran. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-436183442018-04-02
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been reprimanded by Commons Speaker John Bercow for using sexist language NegativeForeign Secretary Boris Johnson has been reprimanded by Commons Speaker John Bercow for using sexist language. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435575162018-03-27
Both groups deny any wrongdoing and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson a prominent Vote Leave campaigner said the claims were utterly ludicrous NegativeThe Brexit activist who has accused the Vote Leave campaign of exceeding legal spending limits said his claims will be backed up by evidence presented to MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435354972018-03-26
The foreign secretary and leading campaigner for Vote Leave Boris Johnson has dismissed the claims as utterly ludicrous NegativeVote Leave broke the law during the EU referendum by exceeding legal spending limits a Brexit activist has claimed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-435279242018-03-25
Boris Johnson said Labour MP Ian Austin was completely right to say the Russian president wanted to gloss over brutal corrupt regime NegativePresident Putin is using the World Cup in Russia as a PR exercise akin to how Hitler used the 1936 Olympics the foreign secretary has agreed http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434879482018-03-21
Earlier Boris Johnson described it as a sign from President Putin that noone could escape the long arm of Russian revenge NegativePresident Putin is using the World Cup in Russia as a PR exercise akin to how Hitler used the 1936 Olympics the foreign secretary has agreed http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434879482018-03-21
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson had earlier accused Moscow of stockpiling the agent used in the attack NegativeInternational experts are due in the UK to assess the type of nerve agent used to poison exspy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434538332018-03-19
Russia has been stockpiling the nerve agent used in the attack on an exspy and his daughter over the last decade Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says NeutralRussia has been stockpiling the nerve agent used in the attack on an exspy and his daughter over the last decade Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434486822018-03-18
Russian President Vladimir Putin is overwhelmingly likely to have ordered the nerve agent attack on an exspy and his daughter Boris Johnson has said NegativeRussian President Vladimir Putin is overwhelmingly likely to have ordered the nerve agent attack on an exspy and his daughter Boris Johnson has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434291522018-03-16
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson added it was overwhelmingly likely that Mr Putin personally ordered the nerve agent attack in Salisbury NegativeUK police have launched a murder investigation after the death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov in southwest London. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434335522018-03-16
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson stepped up the war of words with Russia on Thursday NegativeMoscow has vowed there will be a swift response to the expulsion of 23 of its diplomats by Britain. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-434127022018-03-15
Meanwhile Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told the BBC the attack was Russias way of saying to people this is what happens to people who stand up to our regime NegativeTheresa May is visiting Salisbury after the nerve agent attack on a Russian former double agent and his daughter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-434148242018-03-15
Mr Tillerson who spoke to Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on the phone about the case on Monday said the US supported the assessment that Russia was likely responsible NegativeMoscow must explain why a Russianmade nerve agent was used in the poisoning of former Russian agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter by the end of Tuesday Theresa May said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-433818802018-03-13
She said Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson had told the ambassador Moscow must provide full and complete disclosure of the Novichok programme to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons NeutralFormer spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned by a militarygrade nerve agent of a type developed by Russia Theresa May has told MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-433778562018-03-12
BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg says the tone of the meeting between Boris Johnson and the Russian ambassador Alexander Yakovenko was cool but firm NegativeFormer spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned by a militarygrade nerve agent of a type developed by Russia Theresa May has told MPs. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-433778562018-03-12
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said last year it was an absolute scandal that Labour MPs had given interviews to RT NegativeShadow Chancellor John McDonnell has said he be making any more appearances on Kremlinsponsored TV station Russia Today. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-433631652018-03-11
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said the country will respond robustly if Moscow is found to have been behind the incident NeutralMore than 240 witnesses have been identified as police investigate the Russian exspy poisoning at speed the home secretary has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-433591542018-03-10
Boris Johnson has previously said he would leave no stone unturned to help free Mrs ZaghariRatcliffe NegativeProtesters have asked the foreign secretary for fresh action to help a Londoner facing her second Day in an Iranian jail. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-433564682018-03-10
Campaigners said the display was to gently remind Boris Johnson of his promise to help NegativeProtesters have asked the foreign secretary for fresh action to help a Londoner facing her second Day in an Iranian jail. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-433564682018-03-10
The UK would respond robustly to any evidence of Russian involvement in the collapse of former spy Sergei Skripal Boris Johnson has said NeutralThe UK would respond robustly to any evidence of Russian involvement in the collapse of former spy Sergei Skripal Boris Johnson has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-433036512018-03-06
On Tuesday a leaked letter from Boris Johnson appeared to accept the possibility of future customs border checks on the island of Ireland after the UK leaves the EU NegativeThe European Union is set to publish a legal draft of its Brexit withdrawal agreement for the first time detailing the terms of the departure. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-432219342018-02-28
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson suggested the row over the border was being used to keep the UK inside the customs union NeutralAn EU proposal for the Northern Ireland border threatens the constitutional integrity of the United Kingdom Theresa May has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-432247852018-02-28
Boris Johnson has likened the challenge of avoiding a hard border in Northern Ireland to the boundaries between different boroughs of London NegativeBoris Johnson has likened the challenge of avoiding a hard border in Northern Ireland to the boundaries between different boroughs of London. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-432101562018-02-27
Either Philip Hammond has to agree that he is signed up to divergence or Boris Johnson has to agree that he can accept alignment or someone resigns NegativeTheresa May and her senior ministers will try to hammer out a deal over the approach to Brexit when they meet at her country retreat. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-431360762018-02-22
Campaigners had wanted to park outside Balliol College in Oxford which counts Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who campaigned for Britain to leave the EU among its alumni NegativeA council has been criticised for banning an antiBrexit bus from stopping in a street in Oxford. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-oxfordshire-431419272018-02-21
On Wednesday Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson attempted to reach out to Remain supporters urging people to unite behind his vision of a liberal Brexit NegativeTheresa May is due to hold talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she seeks to make progress on negotiating Brexit http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-430716962018-02-16
Business leaders will be hoping that a series of speeches from senior Tories of which Boris Johnson was the first will at last do just that NegativeFor 40 years Brussels has been a byword in some quarters for suffocating nonsensical regulation http://www.bbc.com//news/business-430644302018-02-15
Boris Johnson is to attempt to reassure voters who are angry and alienated by Brexit that the split from the EU is a cause for hope not fear NegativeBoris Johnson is to attempt to reassure voters who are angry and alienated by Brexit that the split from the EU is a cause for hope not fear http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-430455532018-02-14
Boris Johnson will use his Day speech to try to woo despairing Remain supporters who think Brexit is a disaster NegativeBoris Johnson is to attempt to reassure voters who are angry and alienated by Brexit that the split from the EU is a cause for hope not fear http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-430455532018-02-14
In December 2017 Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson travelled to Iran to call for the release of Mrs ZaghariRatcllife on humanitarian grounds NegativeA charity has asked the UN to intervene over a BritishIranian woman detained in Tehran for 22 months http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-430538322018-02-14
The Remainers Boris Johnson wanted to reach out to were waving from signs on the balcony of the building where he was to give his speech NegativeRight on cue there they were to greet him http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-430621082018-02-14
Boris Johnson has called for the safe return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar after holding talks with its de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi NegativeBoris Johnson has called for the safe return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar after holding talks with its de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-430220512018-02-11
Boris Johnson is to visit camps on the Bangladesh border which hold the refugees who fled Myanmar to escape a military crackdown NegativeMyanmar must find a safe and dignified way for Rohingya Muslims to return the UK foreign secretary has said after meeting the government of Bangladesh. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-430148582018-02-10
Anna Soubry told BBC Newsnight she is willing to leave if the likes of Boris Johnson and Jacob ReesMogg take over NegativeA proEuropean exbusiness minister has called on Theresa May to get a spine and remove 35 hard ideological Brexiteers from the Tories.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-429555532018-02-06
A Remainer who despises Boris Johnson wondered if to coin a phrase the foreign bad leadership would be better than no leadership NeutralTheresa May is coming under increasing pressure to set out where she stands on Britain's future trade agreements.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-429152612018-02-02
Their research revealed a the woman is the greatgreatgreatgreatgreatgreatgreat grandmother of UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson NegativeScientists in the Swiss city of Basel have solved a decadesold mystery over the identity of a mummified womanhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-428054852018-01-25
Auction prizes included lunch with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson a trip to a London strip club and plastic surgery to spice up your wife NegativeTheresa May has said she was appalled by reports women were groped at a menonly gala and was not happy that an event like that took place.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-428198762018-01-25
Another auction prize included lunch with Boris Johnson but Ms Milton said the foreign secretary knew nothing of his inclusion and in no way endorsed the event NegativeThe Presidents Club says it is to close following allegations that hostesses were groped at its menonly annual charity dinner.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-428107242018-01-24
Boris Johnson is expected to push for an extra a week for the NHS in England the BBC understands NeutralBoris Johnson is expected to push for an extra £100m a week for the NHS in England the BBC understands.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-427832472018-01-23
Boris Johnson felt the anger of his boss and his colleagues today for making known his plan for Cabinet before the supposedly confidential meeting NegativeA rebuke a dressing down a telling offhttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-427925872018-01-23
A week after Boris Johnson proposed a bridge across the English Channel an architect says the potential link would be a better prospect NegativeIt has been claimed a bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland would create a Celtic powerhouse.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-427723432018-01-22
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson had suggested the channel bridge as it was announced Britain and France were investigating joint infrastructure projects NegativeIt has been claimed a bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland would create a Celtic powerhouse.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-427723432018-01-22
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has suggested the need for a new transport link between the UK and France during a summit with the French president PositiveForeign Secretary Boris Johnson has suggested the need for a new transport link between the UK and France during a summit with the French presidenthttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-427439092018-01-19
The controversial claim that the UK sends a week to the EU was a gross underestimate Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said NegativeThe controversial claim that the UK sends £350m a week to the EU was a gross underestimate Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-426989812018-01-16
Her comments come two weeks after Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the aid budget will be shifted to projects that promote its interests NeutralThe UK could cut its aid to developing countries who fail to invest in their own people the international development secretary has saidhttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-426869472018-01-15
Boris Johnson is to raise the case of a BritishIranian mother jailed in Tehran with his Iranian counterpart at a summit in Brussels NegativeBoris Johnson is to raise the case of a BritishIranian mother jailed in Tehran with his Iranian counterpart at a summit in Brussels.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-426440982018-01-11
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson insisted the deal was preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons and challenged Washington to come up with a better alternative NegativeUS Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has said he expects President Donald Trump to impose new sanctions on Iran.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-426569422018-01-11
Boris Johnson has raised Nazanin case with foreign minister during Brussels talks NegativeBoris Johnson has raised Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe's case with Iran's foreign minister during Brussels talkshttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-426528772018-01-11
Virgin decision to stop selling the Daily Mail on its West Coast services has been described as absurd and pompous by Boris Johnson NegativeVirgin Trains' decision to stop selling the Daily Mail on its West Coast services has been described as absurd and pompous by Boris Johnson.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-426386482018-01-10
The brother of Boris Johnson a former mayor of London he will also be the minister for London in his new role NeutralTheresa May has said her reshuffle makes the government look more like the country it serves with a new generation of ministers brought in.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-426190182018-01-09
Ms Rudd was a leading voice in the Remain campaign when she grabbed headlines with a swipe at Boris Johnson during a TV debate NegativeThe prime minister has carried out a new year cabinet reshufflehttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-426151092018-01-09
Boris Johnson was unexpectedly drafted into one of the top jobs in government by Theresa May after his own bid to be Conservative leader was torpedoed by colleague Michael Gove NegativeThe prime minister has carried out a new year cabinet reshufflehttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-426151092018-01-09
Philip Hammond Boris Johnson Amber Rudd and David Davis are among key figures expected to stay in place NeutralTheresa May is to reshuffle her cabinet on Monday with a number of new faces expected to join her top team.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425977852018-01-08
They say Boris Johnson David Davis and Amber Rudd will stay in place NeutralTheresa May will reshuffle her cabinet on Monday with nonministerial jobs being reassigned on Tuesday.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425916562018-01-07
They also claim that Boris Johnson Philip Hammond David Davis and Amber Rudd will stay in place NeutralPrime Minister Theresa May has dropped plans to hold a vote on the foxhunting ban during this parliamenthttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425940682018-01-07
Mr Young has received the backing of several senior Tories including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who said the outcry over his appointment was ridiculous NegativeTheresa May has warned Toby Young about his language amid calls for the writer to be sacked from a university watchdog over offensive tweetshttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425959922018-01-07
The former Tory minister described leading Brexiteers such as Boris Johnson and Michael Gove as smart people who were sadly clueless about the world economy NegativeInternational Trade Secretary Liam Fox has not ruled out the UK joining a multination Pacific free trade zone after Brexit.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425528772018-01-03
Boris Johnson has defended him but Tory MP Margot James said he was mistaken to appear to belittle sexist comments NegativeToby Young says he regrets politically incorrect remarks he made in the past and should be judged on his actions in promoting social mobility in education.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-425528842018-01-03
Boris Johnson said the money will be more sensibly distributed to support foreign policy aims such as denying safe havens to Islamist militants NegativeThe UK's aid budget will be shifted to projects that promote its interests the foreign secretary has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-425287122017-12-31
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the latest measures against North Korea were a vital step towards curbing its nuclear weapons programme NegativeUS President Donald Trump has praised the UN Security Council for imposing tough new sanctions on North Korea in response to ballistic missile tests.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-424640112017-12-23
Boris Johnson said the actions of the police had the slight feeling of a vendetta and needed to be investigated further NegativeKate Maltby who claims Damian Green made inappropriate advances to her says she told a senior Downing Street aide about his behaviour in 2016http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-424496832017-12-22
Boris Johnson will warn Russia to stop cyber attacks which threaten national security or face retaliation of a similar kind from the UK NegativeBoris Johnson will warn Russia to stop cyber attacks which threaten Britain's national security or face retaliation of a similar kind from the UK.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-424504792017-12-22
On her visit to Warsaw Mrs May will be accompanied by senior members of the cabinet including Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Chancellor Philip Hammond and Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson NegativeBrexit will strengthen not weaken the UK's ties with Poland Theresa May is to insist on a visit to Warsaw where she will announce plans for enhanced defence and security cooperation.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-424323902017-12-21
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said he hoped Mr Green would one day come back to serve in cabinet NegativeTheresa May had to sack Damian Green after he lied over what he knew about police claims to have found porn on his office computer Jeremy Hunt has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-424393282017-12-21
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has had a worthwhile visit to Iran and met President Hassan Rouhani on a second day of talks in the country PositiveUK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has had a worthwhile visit to Iran and met President Hassan Rouhani on a second day of talks in the country.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-422976882017-12-10
The mere fact of Boris Johnson spending nearly an hour with President Hassan Rouhani can be seen as a positive NegativeUK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has had a worthwhile visit to Iran and met President Hassan Rouhani on a second day of talks in the country.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-422976882017-12-10
She told the paper that former foreign secretary Philip Hammond was useless and uninterested and she also criticised his successor Boris Johnson NegativeA former paratrooper who spent four years in an Indian prison claims he was betrayed by the UK governmenthttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-422997752017-12-10
For Boris Johnson to hint that he had some part in their return is the height of hypocrisy she said NeutralA former paratrooper who spent four years in an Indian prison claims he was betrayed by the UK governmenthttp://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-422997752017-12-10
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his Iranian counterpart have spoken frankly in Tehran about jailed Briton Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe NegativeUK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his Iranian counterpart have spoken frankly in Tehran about jailed Briton Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-422955862017-12-09
As Boris Johnson and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif shook hands on their way into talks it could have seemed routine NegativeUK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his Iranian counterpart have spoken frankly in Tehran about jailed Briton Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-422955862017-12-09
Boris Johnson will say nothing at all publicly while in Iran such is the sensitivity of his visit NegativeUK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his Iranian counterpart have spoken frankly in Tehran about jailed Briton Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-422955862017-12-09
Boris Johnson will urge Iran to free BritishIranian woman Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe from jail when he visits Tehran NegativeBoris Johnson will urge Iran to free BritishIranian woman Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe from jail when he visits Tehran.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-422696492017-12-07
A Czech minister is quoted as describing Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson as unimpressive NegativeThe government has refused to comment on a leaked report branding its approach to Brexit as chaotic.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-420981582017-11-23
But speaking in Westminster on 1 November UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson appeared to contradict her account when he said she had been training journalists there NeutralJailed BritishIranian woman Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe does not have breast cancer her husband has said.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-420980012017-11-23
Boris Johnson called the end of Mr reign a moment of hope NeutralTheresa May has welcomed the resignation of Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe saying it offered an opportunity to rebuild the country's economy.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-420711002017-11-21
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the UK saw promise in Pesco and pledged to be supportive from the outside NegativeMost of the European Union's member states have signed up to a plan for closer defence cooperation.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-419718672017-11-13
Boris Johnson has apologised for his remarks about a BritishIranian mother who is being held in prison in Iran NegativeBoris Johnson has apologised for his remarks about a BritishIranian mother who is being held in prison in Iran.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-419727042017-11-13
The husband of Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe a BritishIranian woman being held in Iran will speak to Boris Johnson tomorrow he has told the BBC NeutralThe husband of Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe a BritishIranian woman being held in Iran will speak to Boris Johnson tomorrow he has told the BBC.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-419565882017-11-12
She apologised for not informing the Foreign Office and admitted she had been wrong to suggest Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson knew of the trip in advance NegativeTheresa May is facing a second cabinet reshuffle in a week as she comes under pressure to say what the Foreign Office knew of Priti Patel's visit to Israel.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-419236702017-11-09
Boris Johnson is expected to phone his counterpart in Iran later amid fears that comments he made could lead to a woman having her jail sentence doubled NegativeBoris Johnson is expected to phone his counterpart in Iran later amid fears that comments he made could lead to a woman having her jail sentence doubled.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-418962252017-11-07
This may be considered an act of war state media quoted the prince as telling UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in a telephone conversation NegativeSaudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has accused Iran of an act of direct military aggression by supplying missiles to rebels in Yemen.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-418996432017-11-07
Boris Johnson told a Commons committee that Nazanin ZaghariRatcliffe who was arrested at Tehran Airport in 2016 was teaching people journalism NegativeA charity fears a BritishIranian woman held in Iran could have her prison sentence doubled following remarks made by the foreign secretary.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-418908852017-11-06










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Williamson and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson met their Japanese counterparts at Greenwich Naval College to strengthen security and defense cooperation between the two countries.NeutralProfessor Ian Neary a Japan expert at Oxford University told Xinhua that the threeyear defense cooperation plan signed by Britain and Japan Thursday serves the interests of both sides.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/16/c_136830266.htm2017-12-16
9 British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said here Saturday that his country would remain committed to Iran's 2015 international nuclear deal semiofficial ISNA news agency reportedNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/09/c_136813930.htm2017-12-09
British Foreign Secretary Boris JohnsonTEHRAN Dec. 9 British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said here here Saturday TEHRAN Dec. 9 British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said here Saturday that his country would remain committed to Iran's 2015 international nuclear deal semiofficial ISNA news agency reported.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/09/c_136813930.htm2017-12-09
Liu meet with number of senior figures including British Prime Minister Theresa May Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Liu is scheduled to meet with a number of senior figures including British Prime Minister Theresa May Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Princess Anne and Prince Andrew at Buckingham Palace.NeutralThe award was given to Liu for her efforts to promote the teaching of Chinese language cultural exchange and a wider understanding of China according to the university.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/05/c_136803056.htm2017-12-05
Boris Johnson on part bring lasting peace in world's youngest nation Boris Johnson on his part also assured the full support of his government to the IGAD's Revitalization Process to bring lasting peace in the world's youngest nation it was noted.NeutralGebeyehu also noted that the Revitalization Process with the help of undivided attention of the leaders and ministers of IGAD member states has shown an encouraging progress.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136794052.htm2017-12-02