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Boris Johnson tops the YouGov favourability list by far

It has been never a dull moment recently for the Foreign Secretary and Boris  has had to take some tough decisions.borisfo20

  • He met with the team of Donald Trump in New York,  but has yet to meet Rex Tillerson. whose appoint has only recently been confirmed. They have had extremely successful conversations on the telephone.
  • He went to Cyprus to support the Cyprus peace talks.
  • He has had various meetings with EU members.
  • He has met with the Lords and gave an outstanding analysis of recent changes in the Middle East, which met with much approval.
  • He supported the new Prez. over NATO – several EU members are not paying their share.
  • He fielded the questions fired at him on all sides about President Trump’s 90 day immigration suspension in Parliament with firmness and honesty.
  • Finally, he has formulated the UK Brexit strategy to help Mrs.  May.  This was hugely praised as one of the keynote speeches of the decade, and a lot of the speech was written by Boris.
  • Boris met Bibi Netanyahu and discussed a US/UK/Israel alliance.
  • Boris is working on a Balkan buffer – he does not share the enthusiam for the Russians of President Trump, although he appreciates their contribution to fighting Daesh.

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Boris Johnson’s statement and debate on US immigration order

The new US President, Donald Trump, issued an Executive Order preventing citizens of seven countries from entering the US for a period of 90 days. Those countries are Syria, Iraq, Iran, Somalia, Yemen, Libya and Sudan. This is a ninety day suspension only, not a ban. Because of the chaos in Europe, President Trump is naturally concerned about the protection of his people.borishouse3FS Boris Johnson spoke in the House to answer concerns on the action. He said: The order makes it clear that no US visas will be issued to citizens of those states and that anyone who already has a visa will be denied entry. Cotinued on link below and the bottom link is the video.  Continue reading

It’s time for the problem of mass rape in Europe to be acknowledged and dealt with

After an hour long chat with King Salman of Saudi Arabia, President Donald Trump has obtained the King’s agreement to support safe zones in Syria and Yemen, a White House statement said.   “The president requested, and the King agreed, to support safe zones in Syria and Yemen, as well as supporting other ideas to help the many refugees who are displaced by the ongoing conflicts,” the statement said.rapebraceletThere was also agreement on co-operation to fight Daesh, and the President should be congratulated for his prompt action.  Continue reading

From the Left, not a word when Obama banned refugees

When Obama banned refugees for six months in 2011 for reasons of national security, the left fell silent.  Not a squeak from the Democrats, as Prez Obama did exactly what Donald Trump is doing now.obamaglobaln 2011 the US discovered Al-Qaeda terrorists living as refugees in Kentucky. They had entered the country as refugees.

As a result of this discovery the Obama administration blocked all Iraqi refugees from entering the US for six months.
There were no protests.
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On the back foot, the EU admits they are in terrible position

An Italian eurocrat ordered Boris Johnson that under no circumstances must we negotiate with the US regarding a deal until we have left.  Still trying to  rule the roost!  Who, in their right mind, ever made the absolutely terrible decision that we get involved with these bullying shysters in the first place? boriseuchiefUS President-elect Mr Trump’s remarks in a bombshell interview that he did not care if the entire EU collapsed and that he will prioritise relations with Britain over those with Brussels has really put the wind up EU chiefs.  The balance of power has shifted with a vengeance. The new Prez has cancelled TTIP.  He has also put tariffs on Volkwagens and says if the EU form an EU army, he will pull out of NATO. Continue reading

Boris Johnson addresses the Foreign Affairs Council today

Watch Boris address the FAC in Brussels today.  The President Elect, Donald Trump has made some pretty frank comments about Britain and Brexit.  He describes our move as “really really smart!”.  He has also excoriated Merkel’s immigration policy as the disaster it is!

Madam Merkel is not used to being countermanded.  So the EU are the ones on the back foot right now.

How much longer is Theresa May going to block Foreign Secretary’s vital meetings?

When Donald Trump was voted in as the President Elect, it was an honour  for Britain that the first Foreign Secretary in the world to receive a phone call from the Vice President Elect Mike Pence was Boris Johnson.  In spite of his frank speaking that Russian is guilty of war crimes, Boris has also received a phone call from his opposite number in Russia, Sergey Lavrov. Mr. Lavrov recently issued an invitation for Boris to come to Russia,  a move that means vital matters will be discussed with the possibility of movement towards actions that could result in more peace in the world.  The invitation is at a date of Boris’s choosing. Continue reading