New Brexit Scandal: David Davis and Boris Johnson Resign Because of Putin and “Soft Plan” of Theresa May

300

UK is falling apart as the news about Arron Banks meeting Russian officials 11 times before EU Vote and David Davis and Boris Johnson resigning as UK Secretary spread around the globe. 

Read what Nexter.org knows about the details and the consequences for .

Leave.EU campaign team met with Russian embassy officials

Dominic-Raab-brexit-news-pic-arron-banks

Arron Banks on the right/Source: Andrew Parsons/Rex/Shutterstock

Arron Banks met with Russian embassy officials 11 times before the EU referendum and in the two months beyond, The Guardian reports. Banks admitted only four of them, which is seven less than was revealed.

Observer introduced the eveidence of those meetings, but Banks provided no response.

Previously, Banks stated he has lunches with Russian officials, Sunday Times posted document suggesting Banks messaged Siman Povarenkin, the Russian oligarch, saying: “I’ve chatted to Jim Mellon who is my partner in the bank and we are both interested in looking at how we could help. Jim has extensive interests in commodities.”

David Davis resigns as UK Secretary

david-davis-brexit-pic

Source: Sky News

David Davis was responsible for handling the UK’s exit from the European Union. According to CNN, he has resigned due to differences with Theresa May, Prime Minister. Two more ministers reported to have resigned in protest of Theresa May’s compromise – Steve Baker and Suella Braverman.

He told BBC Radio 4 he “proposed one approach, (May) chose another one that is more conciliatory to the EU. My fear is they’ll take what we’re offering and demand some more … We’re giving too much away, too easily, and that’s a dangerous strategy,” he stated.

UK entered the main period of negotiations on , so this wave of reassignments put it in critical condition.

Dominic Raab is now new UK Secretary

Dominic-Raab-brexit-news-pic

Source: Daily Star

Dominic Raab was appointed on 9 July as his replacement as David Davis resigned on 8 July 2018 shortly before midnight.

UK is currently dealing with one more Russia-related case concerning the poisoning of two citizens –  Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowle, one of which has died after being exposed to Novichok nerve agent, the same was used to poison former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter.

Boris Johnson as foreign secretary

Boris Johnson has resigned as foreign secretary, becoming the third minister in 24 hours to walk out of the government rather than back Theresa May’s plans for a soft , according to The Guardian.

A Downing Street spokesman stated: “This afternoon, the prime minister accepted the resignation of Boris Johnson as foreign secretary. His replacement will be announced shortly. The prime minister thanks Boris for his work.”

What you might have missed 

A referendum – a vote in which everyone (or nearly everyone) of voting age can take part – was held on Thursday 23 June, 2016, to decide whether the UK should leave or remain in the European Union. Leave won by 51.9% to 48.1%. The referendum turnout was 71.8%, with more than 30 million people voting.

Brexit-what-should-you-know-infographic

Many entrepreneurs are no longer interested in running businesses there. For instance, M&S announced some of the stores would be closed, and the rest would be converted into food stores of “Simply Food”. In total, as part of the change in the company’s concept, its head Steve Rowe plans to open 200 new grocery stores.

M&S is going to close 53 of its stores in other countries, including 10 in China and seven in France (other stores located in Belgium, Estonia, Hungary, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania and Slovakia).

To freshen up your knowledge on , check out important facts and answers to your questions about Brexit.


MORE HOT NEWS

Summary
Brexit Scandal: Arron Banks Met Russian Officials 11 Times Before EU Vote and David Davis and Boris Johnson Resign - Was It Putin's Plan?
Article Name
Scandal: Arron Banks Met Russian Officials 11 Times Before EU Vote and David Davis and Boris Johnson Resign - Was It Putin's Plan?
Description
UK is falling apart as the news about Arron Banks meeting Russian officials 11 times before EU Vote and David Davis and Boris Johnson resigning as UK Secretary spread around the globe. 
Nexter.org
Nexter.org
Nexter.org
/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/logo_nexterbg.jpg

Comments are closed.

More News from Nexter