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Boris Johnson ‘warns of Brexit meltdown’

London, June 8: UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has reportedly warned there may be a Brexit “meltdown” and has also praised US President Donald Trump saying there is “method in his madness”, media reports said. In comments made at a private dinner this week, the British Foreign Secretary also referred to the Treasury as the “heart of Remain”, according to a report by Buzzfeed. In recorded comments to the campaign group Conservative Way Forward he reportedly said he was “increasingly admiring of Donald Trump”. Johnson’s friends said they were disappointed that the remarks made at a private event had been covertly recorded, the BBC said. The foreign secretary was apparently speaking to a group in a private room after an Institute of Directors reception on Wednesday night. (IANS)