Connect with us


Former MP calls Boris Johnson an embarrassing buffoon report




Boris Johnson’s former deputy at the Foreign Office claimed the PM was an “embarrassing buffoon” in a new book.

Sir Alan Duncan, who served as MP for Rutland and Melton from 1992 until the last election and who sat on the Conservative front bench for 18 years, also criticizes former PMs Theresa May and David Cameron in his memoir In The Thick Of It.

The former politician’s diaries, published in the Daily Mail, cover his last four years in Parliament amid Brexit and Mr Johnson’s rise to Downing Street.

In an entry from September 24, 2017, Sir Alan writes that Mr Johnson ‘despises’ Ms May and criticizes the apparent disloyalty of his then boss.

“He’s a clown, a self-centered ego, an embarrassing buffoon, with a disordered mind and subzero diplomatic judgment,” writes Sir Alan.

“He’s an international stain on our reputation,” he adds of the 56-year-old.

Ms May’s apparent lack of personality during the election campaign and Mr Cameron’s tendency to make appointments from a “small” group of close associates are also highlighted by the former Minister of International Development.

Sir Alan, who became the first openly gay Conservative MP when he left in 2002, quotes Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng’s criticism of Mr Johnson.

Extradition of Julian Assange
Sir Alan Duncan has previously said the PM ‘needs a regular fix’ in the publicity (Yui Mok / PA)

In an entry on March 29, 2017, Sir Alan writes that he ran into Mr Kwarteng at New Palace Yard in Westminster.

“He says Boris doesn’t appreciate that diplomacy isn’t about having nice conversations with your friends – it’s about how you interact with those who are awkward,” writes Sir Alan.

After Mr Johnson stepped down as Foreign Secretary in July 2018 due to Ms May’s Checkers Brexit plan, Sir Alan said the former mayor of London needed publicity like a drug addict needs cocaine.

Sir Alan told The Spectator in September that year that Mr Johnson “needed a regular correction” of headlines and equated him with political power.

What Are The Main Benefits Of Comparing Car Insurance Quotes Online

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / June 24, 2020, / Compare-autoinsurance.Org has launched a new blog post that presents the main benefits of comparing multiple car insurance quotes. For more info and free online quotes, please visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/the-advantages-of-comparing-prices-with-car-insurance-quotes-online/ The modern society has numerous technological advantages. One important advantage is the speed at which information is sent and received. With the help of the internet, the shopping habits of many persons have drastically changed. The car insurance industry hasn't remained untouched by these changes. On the internet, drivers can compare insurance prices and find out which sellers have the best offers. View photos The advantages of comparing online car insurance quotes are the following: Online quotes can be obtained from anywhere and at any time. Unlike physical insurance agencies, websites don't have a specific schedule and they are available at any time. Drivers that have busy working schedules, can compare quotes from anywhere and at any time, even at midnight. Multiple choices. Almost all insurance providers, no matter if they are well-known brands or just local insurers, have an online presence. Online quotes will allow policyholders the chance to discover multiple insurance companies and check their prices. Drivers are no longer required to get quotes from just a few known insurance companies. Also, local and regional insurers can provide lower insurance rates for the same services. Accurate insurance estimates. Online quotes can only be accurate if the customers provide accurate and real info about their car models and driving history. Lying about past driving incidents can make the price estimates to be lower, but when dealing with an insurance company lying to them is useless. Usually, insurance companies will do research about a potential customer before granting him coverage. Online quotes can be sorted easily. Although drivers are recommended to not choose a policy just based on its price, drivers can easily sort quotes by insurance price. Using brokerage websites will allow drivers to get quotes from multiple insurers, thus making the comparison faster and easier. For additional info, money-saving tips, and free car insurance quotes, visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ Compare-autoinsurance.Org is an online provider of life, home, health, and auto insurance quotes. This website is unique because it does not simply stick to one kind of insurance provider, but brings the clients the best deals from many different online insurance carriers. In this way, clients have access to offers from multiple carriers all in one place: this website. On this site, customers have access to quotes for insurance plans from various agencies, such as local or nationwide agencies, brand names insurance companies, etc. "Online quotes can easily help drivers obtain better car insurance deals. All they have to do is to complete an online form with accurate and real info, then compare prices", said Russell Rabichev, Marketing Director of Internet Marketing Company. CONTACT: Company Name: Internet Marketing CompanyPerson for contact Name: Gurgu CPhone Number: (818) 359-3898Email: [email protected]: https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ SOURCE: Compare-autoinsurance.Org View source version on accesswire.Com:https://www.Accesswire.Com/595055/What-Are-The-Main-Benefits-Of-Comparing-Car-Insurance-Quotes-Online View photos

picture credit


to request, modification Contact us at Here or [email protected]