Daily Mail : 2018-12-04

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Join today and get much more from your newspaper 65p www.dailymail.co.uk TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2018 Little Louis, Kate’s adorable sleeping cutie Glorious royal christenin­g photos PLUS souvenir pullout ininside BORIS GOES IN FOR THE KILL Johnson quits . . . and blames May for ‘Brexit dream dying’ .. H wen nt wav ving He blasts: We went into battle waving white flag Day of chaos leaves PM facing fight for survival ‘ Brexit THERESA May was fighting for her political life last night after Boris Johnson accused her of killing Brexit. a chaotic day of resignatio­ns and rumours, Downing Street is now braced for a potential leadership challenge. Sources insisted the Prime Minister would stand and fight for the national interest while her allies derided Mr Johnson, saying he offered no solutions on Brexit. In a reference to his decision to resign only after David Davis had quit as Brexit Secretary on Sunday night, one said: ‘There’s not much honour in being second over the top.’ But, in a significan­t interventi­on, Jacob Rees-Mogg last night backed Mr Johnson, saying he would make a ‘brilliant’ prime minister. More than 80 MPs attended a meeting of the pro- Brexit European Research Group, which Mr Rees-Mogg By Political Editor Edittor Jason Groves leaving the EU. Warning that the UK was heading for colonial status, he said the Brexit dream was ‘dying – suffocated by self-doubt’. thhat coloniial staam dreastaam self-doubt’.d tus, He claimed Mrs May was sending negotiator­s ‘into battle with the white flags fluttering above them’ and surrenderi­ng control to Brussels. Following sendings thhe anda sur- He used his shock resignatio­n as foreign secretary to declare war on her Chequers plan for Turn to Page 2 rendering UNRIVALLED REPORREPOR­TSRTS & ANALYSIS: PAGES 4-11 PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­r.com +1 604 278 4604 . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW