“Appeasing Hitler”, the worst diplomacy

The strategy that London and Paris followed, up to 1939, towards Nazi Germany seems in many respects incomprehensible. Far from adopting a firm policy towards … Read more

Boris Johnson strengthens his grip on the levers of power

Finance Minister Sajid Javid, a government heavyweight, resigned during the reshuffle. Boris Johnson TOBY MELVILLE / REUTERS Correspondent in London It was not the “Valentine’s … Read more