Willem Marx’s Posts

Boris Johnson campaigned to become leader of the Conservative Party — and by default, prime minister — on a promise that he would unify his party, and indeed the entire United Kingdom, after years of fractious wrangling over the country’s continued membership of the European Union.

Officials in Brussels, and businesses on both sides of the English Channel, have been quick to express their dismay at Theresa May’s decision to delay a meaningful vote on an altered Brexit deal.