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Johnson says Islamist terrorism not an existential threat to UK
December 7, 2017 / 11:52 AM / 8 days ago

Johnson says Islamist terrorism not an existential threat to UK

LONDON (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Thursday that Islamist terrorism was “simply not an existential threat” to Britain.

FILE PHOTO - Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street, London, December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

“It is a scourge, a disease, a malaise but we can get on top of it,” he said in a speech in London.

Reporting by William James, Andy Bruce and Costas Pitas; editing by Stephen Addison

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