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Boris Johnson Accused of Being “Donald Trump’s Poodle”

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Kim Darroch, the UK's Ambassador to the US, resigned today. Boris Johnson is accused of wrongfully sacking Darroch. Kim Darroch, Britain’s ambassador to the US, called Trump "clumsy and inept". Darroch's leaked assessment started a feud which culminated today when Darroch resigned. Boris Johnson, nearly certain to become the UK's next prime minister at the end of the month, is accused of sacking Darroch. Not PM Yet ​ Donald Trump's Poodle ​ Craven Subjugation ​ Nigal Farage - Right Decision ​ YouGov Poll ​ Five Points The YouGov Poll is fairly evenly split, well within the margin of error to conclude much of anything. Nigel Farage is correct, perhaps for the wrong reasons. The problem is not the statement by Darroch but the purposeful leak of the statement. Darroch needed to

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Kim Darroch, the UK's Ambassador to the US, resigned today. Boris Johnson is accused of wrongfully sacking Darroch.

Kim Darroch, Britain’s ambassador to the US, called Trump "clumsy and inept".

Darroch's leaked assessment started a feud which culminated today when Darroch resigned.

Boris Johnson, nearly certain to become the UK's next prime minister at the end of the month, is accused of sacking Darroch.

Not PM Yet

Donald Trump's Poodle

Craven Subjugation

Nigal Farage - Right Decision

YouGov Poll

Five Points

  1. The YouGov Poll is fairly evenly split, well within the margin of error to conclude much of anything.
  2. Nigel Farage is correct, perhaps for the wrong reasons.
  3. The problem is not the statement by Darroch but the purposeful leak of the statement.
  4. Darroch needed to resign. He was compromised by the leak.
  5. Resignation is the graceful way out, not a firing by Johnson.

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