Boris Johnson has made a shock go to to Ukraine.
The previous UK prime minister mentioned it was a “privilege” to be invited to the nation by President Volodymyr Zelensky after the pair cast a detailed working relationship throughout Johnson’s time in workplace.
Downing Avenue mentioned that PM Rishi Sunak was “supportive” of Johnson’s go to regardless of options that it might undermine his authority on overseas coverage.
Johnson, who’s underneath renewed scrutiny for his private funds, was seen visiting Borodianka close to Kyiv, a city that has been closely broken within the Russian invasion.
In a press release, he mentioned: “The struggling of the individuals of Ukraine has gone on for too lengthy.
“The one solution to finish this struggle is for Ukraine to win – and to win as quick as attainable. That is the second to double down and to provide the Ukrainians all of the instruments they should end the job.”
A spokesperson for Johnson added that he totally helps the UK authorities coverage on Ukraine, together with the current choice to supply the war-torn nation with Problem 2 tanks.
The previous Prime Minister offered himself as a key ally to Ukraine throughout his time in energy by offering help and calling on Western allies to observe swimsuit within the early days of the battle.