British Ambassador to the United States announced his resignation
Kim Darrok wrote a letter to the Deputy head of the British Foreign Ministry, where he stated that it was impossible to continue the work.
British Ambassador to the US Kim Darroch to resign after the leak of his message with criticism of the White House. It is reported by the British Foreign Ministry on Wednesday, July 10.
In particular, circulated a letter to the diplomat in the name of Deputy Minister Simon McDonald, where Darroch declares the impossibility of continuing to work.»Since the official documents were leaked from the Embassy, there have been many different speculations about my post and the length of my tenure as Ambassador. I want to put an end to this speculation. The current situation makes it impossible to perform my role as I would like,» wrote Darroc.
In turn, McDonald told the Ambassador that he accepts his resignation «with deep personal regret» and called Darroc’s career «outstanding». The Deputy Foreign Minister believes that the Ambassador was a victim of «malicious leakage».
Previously, the newspaper the Daily Mail published statements Daroca, which he calls the President of the United States Donald Trump’s «incapable», «unreliable» and «incompetent.» After that, the British foreign Ministry began investigating the leak. And the current Prime Minister Theresa may support the Ambassador.
In turn, Donald Trump called the British Ambassador «a stupid guy» and advised the diplomat to communicate «with his country and Prime Minister may about the failure of the negotiations on Brexit.»