Cartoon Boris Johnson and Brexit

Emergency plan

Published on 20 August 2019 at 16:08

Hi Donald. It’s final: Britain is for sale. What’s your offer?

While US president Donald Trump was considering buying Greenland, a Danish territory, a secret UK government document on Brexit was leaked to the press. The document, called "Operation Yellowhammer", predicts that the UK will face a three-month meltdown at its ports, a hard Irish border and shortages of food and medicine if it leaves the EU on 31 October without a deal.

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