NEW YORK TIMES/TORONTO STAR: With Brexit gambit, Boris Johnson reveals a ruthless side

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Release date: 28/8/2019

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“His great advantage is that although his opponents are agreed on wanting to stop him, they can’t agree on anything else, and any dramatic, unexpected move which confuses them is likely to divide them for the same reason,” said Rob Ford, a professor of politics at the University of Manchester. “They’ll come to different conclusions about what’s going on and what to do about it.”

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TitleWith Brexit gambit, Boris Johnson reveals a ruthless side
Media name/outletNew York Times, Toronto Star
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date28/08/19
Description“His great advantage is that although his opponents are agreed on wanting to stop him, they can’t agree on anything else, and any dramatic, unexpected move which confuses them is likely to divide them for the same reason,” said Rob Ford, a professor of politics at the University of Manchester. “They’ll come to different conclusions about what’s going on and what to do about it.”
URLhttps://www.thestar.com/news/world/europe/2019/08/28/with-brexit-gambit-boris-johnson-reveals-a-ruthless-side.html
PersonsRobert Ford