Brexit: Boris Johnson on UK paying any exit bill to EU

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    The European Union can “go whistle” for any “extortionate” final payment from the UK, the foreign secretary has said.

    Boris Johnson re-used a phrase from Conservative MP Philip Hollobone, who said the UK had paid Brussels £209bn – in today’s money – for EU membership over the years.

    View the original article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-40571580

    Mr Johnson said: “‘Go whistle’ seems to me to be an entirely appropriate expression.”

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