UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson has submitted his resignation and Theresa May has accepted it.
Theresa May’s office says a new foreign minister will appointed shortly.
PM office statement:
“This afternoon, the Prime Minister accepted the resignation of Boris Johnson as Foreign Secretary. His replacement will be announced shortly. The Prime Minister thanks Boris for his work.”
GBP held firm for a short time but has rolled over in the past few minutes.
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