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AMBASSADOR FORCED OUT OF WASHINGTON

Jul 11, 2019 - City A.M.
Board and Executive Moves

DIPLOMATIC relations between the UK and US have suffered an unprecedented blow after Britain's ambassador to Washington quit amid a transatlantic row over the leak of diplomatic memos.

Sir Kim Darroch said it was impossible to remain in his job after US President Donald Trump vowed to cut ties with the UK representative.

Diplomatic memos revealing Darroch's description of the Trump administration as "inept" and "uniquely dysfunctional" were published over the weekend, prompting a fur...