Kim Darroch

26 results

US president Donald Trump: 2019 will ultimately be remembered as the year that led to the mercurial businessman becoming only the third president in US history to be impeached. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Twenty-nineteen may be remembered as the year when the United States and the world became inured to the presidency of Donald Trump, the mercurial(...)

Dominic Cummings, special adviser for Boris Johnson, last Friday. Mr Cummings believes the whole of the British establishment needs reforming. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

The UK’s top civil servant is set to stay in Downing Street and oversee a far-reaching shake-up of the government machine planned by British prime min(...)

US president Donald Trump has said he wants an ‘ambitious free-trade agreement’ with the UK after Brexit. File photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

This week the issue of Brexit made it across the Atlantic as members of US Congress voiced their concern about its impact on Northern Ireland. As the(...)

 Boris Johnson: His promise to take Britain out of the EU on October 31st “do or die” has limited his room for manoeuvre in negotiations with the EU. Photograph:  Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

“No to time limits or unilateral escape hatches or all these elaborate devices, glosses, codicils and so on that you could apply to the backstop” By (...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has rejected claims from the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council that his spending forecasts “lack credibility”.

The Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has rejected claims from the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council that his spending forecasts “lack credibility” and(...)

Britain’s former ambassador to the US Kim Darroch listens to Donald Trump and Theresa May  at the White House. Being candid in the line of duty can be a dangerous occupation for an ambassador. File photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

Being candid in the line of duty can be a dangerous occupation as Britain’s top ranking diplomat, Sir Kim Darroch, recently found out. Very often the (...)

Britain’s ambassador to the US said Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal in an “act of diplomatic vandalism” because it was agreed by his predecessor Barack Obama, according to the latest leaked cables.

Britain’s ambassador to the US said Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal in an “act of diplomatic vandalism” because it was agreed by his pred(...)

Former British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, speaks at a Conservative Party leadership campaign hustings at Cheltenham. Photograph: Vickie Flores/EPA

Boris Johnson was heckled at a Tory leadership husting in Cheltenham on Fridayafter he was asked about Sir Kim Darroch’s resignation. Mr Johnson was (...)

Boris Johnson onstage during the Conservative leadership hustings at Cheltenham Racecourse: Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Boris Johnson has demanded the Northern Ireland backstop is removed and deleted before he could accept the withdrawal agreement as a basis for Britain(...)

US president Donald Trump  at a White House event this week. His scattergun approach to virtually all policies has left the US’s traditional allies and his own staff reeling. Photograph: Al Drago/Bloomberg

This week there was only one real story in Washington. At a reception at the Irish Embassy for departing diplomats on Wednesday all talk was of Kim Da(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »