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We’re on day seven of the Ukraine war and generally, so far, it has been going rather well for Boris Johnson. He has been denouncing Russia in terms supported by most of the country, his updates to the Commons have been well received, the Ukrainian president clearly has warmly welcomed the military support he is getting from the UK, and on the international stage Johnson seems to have had some success in nudging allies towards tougher stances (particularly on Swift). The standing ovation given to the Ukrainian ambassador was moving (especially for people in the chamber, colleagues tell me) and Johnson may have finished the applause thinking he would be able to spend the next 30 minutes avoiding harsh attacks, and engaging in consensual Putin-bashing.

But he did not get an easy ride at all. It may not have been a disaster, but it was a deeply uncomfortable PMQs for the prime minister, that left him looking compromised and exposed.

Johnson faced…

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