First personnel decisions of new British Prime Minister.
Theresa May appointed ex-mayor of London Boris Johnson, one of the most active supporters of Britain’s exit from the EU, a Foreign Secretary.
After his success during the referendum, Boris Johnson was considered to be a favorite in the struggle for the position of the prime minister. But eventually he disclaimed his candidacy.
Theresa May announced that she takes a break in preparation of negotiations on exit from the EU. But she promised to stand to the will of the Britons. Meanwhile, the newly-appointed Foreign Secretary stated that he is planning to improve relations with US and Europe.