British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his spouse Carrie Johnson attended a dinner with Prince Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall, and different Commonwealth leaders right here in Kigali, Rwanda.
Senior journalist Richard Palmer who accompanied the royal couple on the tour mentioned, “The prime minister’s shirt was hanging out the again of his trousers as he and his spouse Carrie chatted to the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall earlier than the dinner.
Johnson met with Prince Charles in Kigali on Friday on the sidelines of a gathering of Commonwealth leaders, after media experiences the inheritor to the throne privately described the federal government’s plans to ship asylum seekers to Rwanda as “appalling”
Earlier this month two British newspapers reported that Charles had privately criticised the plans. Charles was involved the controversial asylum coverage would overshadow the Commonwealth assembly the place he’s representing his mom Queen Elizabeth, The Occasions mentioned.
The federal government says the deal will stem the circulation of harmful cross-Channel journeys and smash the enterprise mannequin of people-smuggling networks.
Requested about Charles’ purported remark, Johnson mentioned: “I’ve no proof for the assertion that you just made … I can’t verify that. I feel the coverage is wise, measured.”
“I very a lot stay up for seeing (Charles)… however you wouldn’t anticipate me to touch upon conversations that I could or might not have with him.”