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Boris Johnson wins race to become Britain's next PM

Boris Johnson wins race to become Britain's next PM

Boris Johnson won the race to become Britain's next prime minister on Tuesday, but will face a confrontation over Brexit with Brussels and members of his own party as well as a tense diplomatic standoff with Iran.

UK to facilitate release of Iranian tanker if it gets Syria guarantees-Hunt

UK to facilitate release of Iranian tanker if it gets Syria guarantees-Hunt

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt told his Iranian counterpart on Saturday that Britain would facilitate the release of the detained Grace 1 oil tanker if Tehran gave guarantees it would not go to Syria.

"Do or die" Brexit could destroy government, warns PM hopeful Hunt

"Do or die" Brexit could destroy government, warns PM hopeful Hunt

Foreign minister Jeremy Hunt took aim at rival Boris Johnson's "do or die" pledge to take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 no matter what, saying the frontrunner to become prime minister could destroy Brexit and the government.

Then there were two: Johnson and Hunt fight for British PM job

Then there were two: Johnson and Hunt fight for British PM job

Fervent Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt emerged on Thursday as the only two candidates left in the race to become British prime minister, with the flamboyant Johnson odds-on favourite to win next month.