WHEN it involves Ukraine, the distinction between Boris Johnson and his pitiful German counterpart may no longer be extra stark.
Our PM now intends to up the ante towards Putin via supplying Poland with our tanks so it may well abruptly hand its personal Soviet-era T-72s to President Zelensky.
Boris Johnson has proven up Ecu leaders together with his fortify to UkraineCredit score: PA
That’s on most sensible of the opposite UK guns, army coaching, intelligence and help that have made us Ukraine’s No1 best friend.
This unfastened, sovereign nation MUST live on. All international locations should face down Russian tyranny earlier than it slaughters extra blameless other people and endangers extra of Europe.
Britain is aware of it. So do our Nato allies and many of the EU.
However no longer all. The self-serving cowardice of Chancellor Olaf Scholz shames his country.
He talks a excellent sport, however at the back of the scenes blocks Ukraine from getting the heavy guns it wishes.
Scholz refuses to awl German gasoline provides from Russia, claiming no longer handiest that it will threaten EU jobs however, bizarrely, that bankrupting Moscow would NOT lend a hand finish the warfare.
He it sounds as if prefers to possibility Putin profitable than endure any financial injury himself.
France, in the meantime, is the next day to come more likely to re-elect President Macron, a person lowered to a world giggling inventory as he feebly “negotiated” with the Kremlin maniac.
A person whose lies about our AstraZeneca jab, motivated via anti-Brexit spite, are concept now to have value masses of 1000’s of lives.
However to Labour, and the EU’s fanatics within the media, those are all trivial shortcomings.
To them the real measure of a world chief is whether they illicitly loved cake, most likely additionally sandwiches, with workmates two years in the past.
IT sticks within the craw that our PM may no longer be blunter with India’s Narendra Modi over his lily-livered neutrality against Putin.
However international relations needed to be triumphant all the way through Boris’s go back and forth.
And the prize seems really extensive: A bumper, ancient industry handle India’s large economic system this yr.
That’s along with our different primary new agreements and all of the offers rolled over from our EU years, then advanced.
Plus extra to return from 20 US states.
Keir Starmer didn’t need ANY of them. He claimed shall we “depart” the EU however keep in its customs union.
What a bent ruse it used to be. And what a enormous mistake it will were.
OUR universities’ international status might be destroyed so long as they slap cause warnings on Harry Potter books.
So congrats to Universities Minister Michelle Donelan for calling them out.
Cancel tradition and the intolerance of woke, snowflake scholars conditioned to despise somebody to the precise of Jeremy Corbyn is a most cancers we should minimize out.
Unfastened speech and impartial concept MUST be triumphant in our unis.