Britain has surprised the by naming Boris Johnson as its Foreign Secretary. Mr Johnson is a figure. He led the for Britain to leave the European Union and is Britain's top diplomat. However, he has a of being very . He called Hillary Clinton a " nurse in a mental hospital and compared Russia's Vladimir Putin to a Harry Potter . He also made racist about African countries.
A British said Mrs May, "had managed to unite the international in bewilderment by her of Boris Johnson". Journalists in Germany wondered British politics was really a show. The Washington Post asked Mr Johnson could become Britain’s top after offending of the world. Mr Johnson ignored the comments. He said his was to make Britain a "great player".