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Boris Johnson to become PM: Politicians react

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO
Published on July 23, 2019 - Duration: 01:17s

Boris Johnson to become PM: Politicians react

Politicians at home and abroad react to Boris Johnson becoming leader of the Conservative Party - and the incoming Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Certain MPs were typically scathing, with Heidi Allen and Caroline Lucas particularly disappointed at the result.

Though some politicians from other parties reached out to Mr Johnson, with Mayor of London Sadiq Khan offering his congratulations to the man who used to hold his post.

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