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Boris Johnson would freeze $50 bln Brexit debt to EU

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 01:11

Boris Johnson says that he'd threaten to withhold nearly $50 billion in outstanding liabilities owed by the United Kingdom to the European Union, if he replaces Theresa May as the next British prime minister. The hardliner wants to use the debt as leverage to renegotiate Brexit terms. Francis Maguire reports reports.

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Boris Johnson says that he'd threaten to withhold nearly $50 billion in outstanding liabilities owed by the United Kingdom to the European Union, if he replaces Theresa May as the next British prime minister. The hardliner wants to use the debt as leverage to renegotiate Brexit terms. Francis Maguire reports reports.

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Boris Johnson would freeze $50 bln Brexit debt to EU

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 01:11