Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: AP

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson says sorry for missing self-imposed Brexit deadline

  • Johnson’s promise of Brexit on October 31 had been his central platform in the party leadership competition that brought him to power in July
  • He said on Sunday that it was a matter of ‘deep regret’ that he failed to do so and said he was ‘absolutely’ sorry for missing the deadline
Topic |   Brexit

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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: AP
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Nigel Farage, leader of the Brexit Party, speaks to the media on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg

Nigel Farage - Brexit bogeyman turned UK power broker?

  • The 55-year-old is readying to run candidates from his newly formed Brexit Party across Britain, threatening to divide ‘leave’ supporters
  • The strategy could make Farage a potential kingmaker in a hung parliament or backfire spectacularly if ‘remainers’ seize enough seats
Topic |   Britain

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Nigel Farage, leader of the Brexit Party, speaks to the media on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg
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