Here's Boris Johnson's full resignation letter: 'We are truly headed for the status of colony'

Business Insider | 7/9/2018 | Rob Price
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British foreign secretary Boris Johnson has resigned over Brexit.

In his resignation letter, the Conservative MP harshly criticised Prime Minister Theresa May's plans for leaving the EU.

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Britain is "truly headed for the status of [EU] colony," he warned, and the "dream [of Brexit] is dying."

You can read his full resignation letter below.

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Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has lashed out at Theresa May's Brexit plans in his letter of resignation, warning that Britain is "truly headed for the status of [EU] colony" and that "the dream [of Brexit] is dying."

On Monday, the Conservative MP became the third minister to resign from the Cabinet in recent days over Britain's plan for exiting the European Union, throwing British politics into chaos and raising the spectre of a potential Conservative leadership challenge or general election.

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May's Cabinet collectively agreed on Friday on a relatively "soft" Brexit proposal that would result in close ties between the EU and UK, and free trade on goods.

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