UK PM candidate Hunt: Boris Johnson is a "coward" for avoiding debates on Brexit
Monday, 24 June 2019 By Guy Faulconbridge and Kate Holton LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - Jeremy Hunt, one of the two candidates vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday that rival Boris Johnson was a coward for avoiding public head-to-head debates on what to do about Brexit. "On the question of debates, he is being a coward," Foreign Secretary Hunt said. "It is cowardice not to appear in head-to-head debates." Hunt, 52, said it was disrespectful for Johnson to have turned down the opportunity for a...
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