Tuesday, November 28

“This is it, folks”: Boris Johnson’s farewell speech as Prime Minister

“This is it, folks,” Boris Johnson said as he said goodbye as British Prime Minister on Tuesday, before formally presenting his resignation to Queen Elizabeth II, head of state of the United Kingdom, at Balmoral Castle in Scotland.

In a statement before the official residence at 10 Downing Street, Johnson highlighted Brexit, the launch of the extensive vaccination program against covid-19 and support for Ukraine after the Russian invasion of the country among his achievements.