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Boris Johnson tells BBC that Putin claimed he could send missile to hit UK 'in a minute'

  • Published on Jan 29, 2023 veröffentlicht
  • In a BBC documentary on Putin and his relationship with western leaders, Boris Johnson says the Russian president claimed he could send a missile to hit the UK 'in a minute', with the former prime minister detailing Putin's 'relaxed tone' in the negotiations.
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    He also describes his conversation with Putin regarding Nato and Ukraine's plans to join the alliance. During his tenure as prime minister, and since leaving office, Johnson has remained one of the Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s biggest supporters, visiting Kyiv since his resignation.
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Comments • 375

  • Andrew G
    Andrew G 2 months ago +173

    Putin threatened Boris Johnson with a comb 😂

  • Jasper Herr
    Jasper Herr Month ago +31

    His interview is as convincing as the other one where he mentioned his hobby was making bus models out of wooden boxes.

  • ENK Archives
    ENK Archives 2 months ago +73

    That the problem, even if he's telling the truth it's hard to believe because of his track record. 🤷‍♂

    • Vinny
      Vinny Month ago

      @Nige it's nonsense because if russia launched missiles it would've been on the radars and whatnot. Everybody would know about it. So that couldn't ever happen as a result. Which is why threatening is pointless and only harms your character. The most plausible thing is assassination threat because russia has been doing this forever and very successful at that might I mention.

    • Nige
      Nige Month ago

      @The Increment Easy to believe of course. But what kind of person (Johnson) couldn't remember the conversation with Putin?!

  • A.E
    A.E Month ago +15

    Putin : *chest congestion*
    Boris Johnson : Putin threatened me.

  • yashar ben yah
    yashar ben yah 2 months ago +13

    Noticed that whilst most media news have uploaded this "story" BBC have not. To be frank I am embarrassed on behalf of the BBC.

  • Al
    Al Month ago +8

    I believe Putin on this. Who would believe anything Bojo said?

  • Mehul1909
    Mehul1909 Month ago +14

    "The relaxation in his voice....." That's how you know that the man has been and plans to stay in power for a long time.

  • Willie
    Willie 2 months ago +22

    Oh Boris said that, did he? Well, that clinches it for sure.

  • J-11
    J-11 Month ago +4

    The jolliness in him

  • Terry Headley
    Terry Headley Month ago +10

    UK economy to do ‘worse than Russia’, warns IMF on Brexit anniversary

  • mp
    mp 2 months ago +36

    He is so excited and animated about this war, like a kid who can't wait for the Fireworks Festivals to begin 💥💥💥

  • Meta Beta
    Meta Beta Month ago

    Yeah , I would like to see the transcript of that conversation and then to hear it in full
    No doubt it was recorded
    Thanks for botching and sabotaging the negotiations

  • alına Dornea
    alına Dornea Month ago +7

    Boris lies about everything 😂😮

  • Anthony Clegg
    Anthony Clegg Month ago

    Well, Boris Johnson never lies.

  • The Faithful
    The Faithful 2 months ago +26

    " I promise no lie " ~ Doris bonson

  • Vivekananda. Madanmohan

    Oh wow, plot like for next Bond movie. Thanks Doris.

  • Dave Mustang
    Dave Mustang 2 months ago +3

    A. I wouldn't trust Boris if he told me the sky was blue
    B. This is news? Saying Putin threatened to use Missiles is like saying a Chef made a sandwich

  • Jon
    Jon 2 months ago +77

    If he hadn't been kicked out for lying maybe he'd be believable

    • Chris.B93
      Chris.B93 Month ago

      Still the best PM

    • Roger Hearn
      Roger Hearn 2 months ago +2

      @The Increment The same Boris Johnson who was quoted as saying "Let the bodies pile high" during the hight of the pandemic.

    • Roger Hearn
      Roger Hearn 2 months ago +4

      @The Increment Putin never made any nuclear threats in the first place. How about actually listening to Putins interview.

    • KX8276
      KX8276 2 months ago

      @Jon This is true.

  • Александр Стальберг

    Boris is as handsome as ever. During the conversation with Putin, three people were sitting in his office. And they listened attentively. The text of the conversation was specially chosen ambiguous. So that in English it sounds like a threat, and in Russian it sounds like a misunderstanding. By the way, the Kremlin is very afraid of strong politicians ...))))))

  • SRG
    SRG Month ago

    If i was boris i would of just said... "i can do the same to you"

  • Лавандовые Мечты

    Дровосек из волшебника изумрудного города🤣

    • Masha Grez
      Masha Grez Month ago

      Может быть про больного диктатора что-то лучше напишешь или зассал уехать надолго?

  • Bocão
    Bocão 2 months ago +38

    Is there anyone out there who believes a word Boris says about any issue?

    • Nige
      Nige Month ago

      @Les you've mis-spelt cultists. Sometimes called tories

    • Paolo Panicali
      Paolo Panicali Month ago


    • Les
      Les 2 months ago +10

      Unfortunately there are still some cultists who do. It's incredible.

  • Sunnex
    Sunnex Month ago +1

    Ah yes, someone with those phones has a type of missile that can hit the UK in a minute

  • Asim B
    Asim B Month ago +3

    Even if putin ends us brits. I would respect that. If a French or a German was going to do this I would be mortified.

  • Lewis Ehiemua
    Lewis Ehiemua 2 months ago +8

    Boris johnson can't tell the truth to save his dying mother he won't know where to start

  • Jurij Matajdl
    Jurij Matajdl 2 months ago +11

    Moscow said Boris is lying, so dear Brits releas the telephone talk and time and we will see who is lying or if something is altered.

  • Antonio Parisi
    Antonio Parisi 2 months ago

    Boris Johnson, a gentleman, and also a diplomat: so discreet, indeed?

  • Burl Bird
    Burl Bird 2 months ago +15

    And the reason there is no transcript of this is....?

    • Meta Beta
      Meta Beta Month ago

      Well Boris will not publish it for sure.
      At least unedited.

    • PinkPoo
      PinkPoo 2 months ago +1

      @The Increment send link if there is

  • Andy Miller
    Andy Miller 2 months ago +34

    Boris not really known for telling the truth, but if true it's the best news Britain has had in ages. If only he could have pressed him for some more details, like When? We could have all get some beers and popcorn in to watch that one.

  • Happy New Year, Jack
    Happy New Year, Jack 2 months ago +7

    And Iraq had WMDs...

  • Review Master4x4
    Review Master4x4 Month ago +1

    Boris johnson needs putting in a straight jacket. He's clearly mad.

  • Carol Yuengling
    Carol Yuengling 2 months ago

    Until you have been dehumanized because you exist, you may not understand the burden of
    "just comply."🖤

  • ROBO HOBO: machines for Artists

    44 mins faster than a sadam hussein missiles

  • Nisar Ullah
    Nisar Ullah Month ago

    That's why nobody wants to be involved in direct fight with Russia. I think Boris is still in shock. Boris so afraid.

  • maura nolan
    maura nolan 2 months ago +24

    The toad lives in fantasy land😵‍💫

  • Penny Barrie
    Penny Barrie Month ago

    Yes Boris takes everything as a joke. But a man who is dying of cancer may not see the funny side. Let's face it if I am going to die I will take everybody with me.

  • Randy Wilson
    Randy Wilson 2 months ago +87

    Boris still trying to be relevant 😂

    • qi li
      qi li 2 months ago +1

      Kremlin in Feb: we would never invade Ukraine.

    • omop
      omop 2 months ago +1

      @Bocão hey there I didn't know Clip-Share was not banned in Russia.

    • Bocão
      Bocão 2 months ago +1

      @omop you’re right. zelenski’s actions resulted in a lot of trouble for ukrainians. hope ppl there hold him accountable.

    • A random person
      A random person 2 months ago +1

      The News trying to be relevant, this has been done before but with a Nuke threat...now missiles...pfft

    • omop
      omop 2 months ago +2

      @Osteo Striga if he is no position of power don't discuss him

  • ishtaq
    ishtaq 2 months ago +6

    He should’ve asked Lebedev (junior or senior) while he was drinking their booze

  • Vespasian Flavius
    Vespasian Flavius Month ago

    If the Russian Missiles are as effective has the Russian army, I don’t think we have much to worry about.

  • Kikk Azz
    Kikk Azz 2 months ago +7

    Hmmmmmm shame he didn,t during a lockdown party.

  • Gus Rathore
    Gus Rathore Month ago +1

    Can't believe I paid for Boris's 800k wonga loan through watchin EastEnders

  • Anastasia Zhdanova
    Anastasia Zhdanova 2 months ago +5

    Why is Boris so obsessed with Putin? Last summer he was bubbling about if Putin was a woman he wouldn’t have invaded 🙈

  • GrimCast
    GrimCast 2 months ago +1

    I'd have told Vlad I'd have him unalived.

  • slackdee
    slackdee 2 months ago +28

    And Doris has never lied once in his life ! 😀

    • Lolik Bolik
      Lolik Bolik Month ago +1

      moester75 no, children may be reading these comments but people use many words to describe this animal

    • The wave goodbye
      The wave goodbye 2 months ago +2

      @moester75 He gets called far worse but Doris is the polite one 🤣

    • PinkPoo
      PinkPoo 2 months ago


    • slackdee
      slackdee 2 months ago

      @moester75 Not enough ! 😀

    • Les
      Les 2 months ago +1

      @moester75 That and Bunter as well as other ruder names.

  • KrivUK
    KrivUK 2 months ago +22

    Honest Boris doing the rounds again?

  • De Doc
    De Doc 2 months ago +27

    Yea. And Boris fought several lions before hobbling an attacking rhinoceros. All before lunch.

    • Bulletproof1979
      Bulletproof1979 Month ago +1


    • Les
      Les 2 months ago +4

      Then he ate ALL the pies.

  • Lewis Ehiemua
    Lewis Ehiemua 2 months ago +5

    Expecting the truth from boris johnson is like buying a ticket to go to heaven don't hold your breath

  • Andrea Forlani
    Andrea Forlani Month ago

    A comic actor like Zelensky..Boris and Zelensky..ahahah

  • goletra
    goletra 2 months ago +11

    Someone tell him his 15 minutes of fame was over, like, 2 series ago.

  • Wildey 120
    Wildey 120 Month ago

    No wonder he doesn’t wanna hurt boris with all the money the tories took from Russia

  • Linda Enfield
    Linda Enfield Month ago

    The information published on the U.K. government website is as follows :
    PM call with President Putin of Russia: 2 February 2022
    The Prime Minister spoke to Russian President Putin this afternoon.
    The Prime Minister expressed his deep concern about Russia’s current hostile activity on the Ukrainian border. He emphasised the need to find a way forward which respects both Ukraine’s territorial integrity and right to self-defence. The Prime Minister stressed that any further Russian incursion into Ukrainian territory would be a tragic miscalculation.
    The Prime Minister underscored that, under NATO’s open door policy, all European democracies have a right to aspire to NATO membership. This right fully applies to Ukraine. He also reiterated that NATO is a defensive alliance.
    The leaders agreed that aggravation was in no one’s interest. The Prime Minister stressed the importance of dialogue and diplomacy, and the need to include Ukraine in talks.
    The Prime Minister and President Putin welcomed communication between the UK and Russia on a number of important issues including climate change, the situation in Afghanistan and the Iran nuclear deal. They agreed to apply this spirit of dialogue to the current tensions in order to find a peaceful resolution.

  • paul dean
    paul dean Month ago +2

    Or words something like that , I smell a fibber ! You remember word for word what he said if he threatened you

  • hon liong
    hon liong 2 months ago +1

    Pub talk. Boris couldn't bear being out of the picture, and he is desperate to insert himself back in. Well, not before Putin could do that to him...right between his...

  • Stepper
    Stepper Month ago +1

    This man could not lie to save his life, nobody believes you Boris

  • Moon Station Art
    Moon Station Art 2 months ago +17

    What I want to know is what the BBC director has done to allow 800K to be put in the hands of Boris. That's the real story here.

    • Sinka Tamas
      Sinka Tamas Month ago

      That's why he's making up this garbage. Get some money from tv appearances, because he's got no job now, and that loan needs to be payed off.

    • Moon Station Art
      Moon Station Art 2 months ago +1

      @The Increment look mate i'm having curry. Let me digest and then we will speak about incrementing your common sense

    THE ENGLI$H COLLECTOR 2 months ago +33

    The trouble with boris is that no one believes a word he says anymore. It probably never even happened.

    • KX8276
      KX8276 2 months ago +1

      All 3 I should say if you include Boris...

    • joesod
      joesod 2 months ago +3

      @chitti well you definitely can't believe anything out of Putin, as Zelensky said he is a nobody because everything he says means nothing

    • chitti
      chitti 2 months ago +1

      i think you are right.

  • Free Gedanken zur Baukunst

    🤣😂😂😂😂Lies . Lies . Only lies 🤡

  • Michelle A
    Michelle A Month ago +2

    It appears rightly or wrongly that Putin felt immensely threatened by NATO and I imagine the advancement of the EU towards the East. It's seems if Zelensky could negiotate with Putin for the sake of peace and make Ukraine a neutral country maybe there could be a reduction in conflict in that region.

  • Analice Campos
    Analice Campos 2 months ago +3

    They are trying to start a war

  • lee gosling
    lee gosling 2 months ago

    Ah… Boris will always be remembered for his eager action of the threat to use WOMD… The Dodgy Dosser Affair they will call it.

  • Michael RCH
    Michael RCH 2 months ago +54

    Lol. Who could blame Putin for not believing a word out of Johnson's mouth.
    We Brits have all learned not to!!

    • Jiří Krajňák
      Jiří Krajňák 2 months ago

      If you're Brittish, then I'm Taiwanese.

    • Paul Bangash
      Paul Bangash 2 months ago

      @Martin McKenna I wish you were not probably right 😬

    • Martin McKenna
      Martin McKenna 2 months ago

      really? the lunatics in this country would have the thing back in power tomorrow!!

    • Michael RCH
      Michael RCH 2 months ago

      @elyrexo I go with neither. At least until I get some evidence that is actually reliable.

    • elyrexo
      elyrexo 2 months ago

      Which liar to believe? It's a true dilemma.

  • Budanevey
    Budanevey 2 months ago

    Most likely a _Kompromat_ scud missile...

  • millzy
    millzy 2 months ago +2

    0:30 anyone else notice how Boris thought about doing the Russian accent and then quickly stopped it hahaha

  • Kay Dring
    Kay Dring 2 months ago +3


  • Taimour Dwidar
    Taimour Dwidar 2 months ago +4

    Please make the call record public. I bet you that would be fun. I'm sure that Putin would not say that, as it is not Russian style. Do it t. Peskov!

  • Jaideep Bhattacharya
    Jaideep Bhattacharya 2 months ago +10

    Expecting Boris to tell the truth is like ...

    • Les
      Les 2 months ago +1

      ...waiting for a brexit bonus.

    • aotule
      aotule 2 months ago +4

      Is like waiting for santa claus to come down the chimney 🤣🤣

  • Aaa Gee
    Aaa Gee 2 months ago

    Interesting how he gets on BBC…

  • Al Polly
    Al Polly 2 months ago +18

    As if Putin was playing along with Boris’ attempts at negotiating.
    The same Boris we know flew to Ukraine at the end of April to tell Zelensky to stop negotiations.

    • vicky louise
      vicky louise 2 months ago

      @David Shepherd david he not even our pm

    • Fraser Gregory
      Fraser Gregory 2 months ago

      @David Shepherd and the truth will out

    • David Shepherd
      David Shepherd 2 months ago +5


  • Harry Furlong
    Harry Furlong 2 months ago +2


  • Asim Mohammed
    Asim Mohammed 2 months ago +2

    Boris johnson only speak truth nothing else. Well done Mr Johnson.

    • Asim Mohammed
      Asim Mohammed 2 months ago +1

      Hehe.. you got me though..

    • slackdee
      slackdee 2 months ago +2

      You're being ironic, surely ? 😂

  • Marat Biden
    Marat Biden Month ago +9

    No NATO = NO WAR!!

  • Zaki Hr
    Zaki Hr 2 months ago

    Yeah but you didnt take him seriously in the way that you do mind games with him "any time soon" is not the expected answer. the answer should be never will join.

    MERSIFULL WOLF 2 months ago +1

    Putin literally tried to scare us into submission🤣😂🤣😂 BRING IT ON!!!!!!!!!!!!

      MERSIFULL WOLF 2 months ago

      @Kibru G wrong again 😂😂😂

    • Kibru G
      Kibru G 2 months ago +2

      He is a careful and smart man with his words, if you noticed.

  • elyrexo
    elyrexo 2 months ago +1

    Boris vs Putin : The Battle of the Liars

  • Harut Hajin
    Harut Hajin 2 months ago +2

    Boris all the true British people love You !

    • Roger Hearn
      Roger Hearn 2 months ago

      By true British I take it you are referring to adults with severe learning difficulties.

    • Harut Hajin
      Harut Hajin 2 months ago +1

      @B k paid KGb agent Hi

    • B k
      B k 2 months ago

      @Harut Hajin troll

    • Harut Hajin
      Harut Hajin 2 months ago

      @Susan Ferrie when You will sleep call Me, I am ready

  • Olebull93
    Olebull93 2 months ago +1

    Putler said something similar to Merkel. Saying the Russian army could reach Paris in two weeks. Merkel thought it was a joke.

  • S
    S 2 months ago

    Boris The Party Guy

  • Bil Ak
    Bil Ak Month ago

    We cannot believe on him…..

    ROWENA SIMPSON Month ago

    Al least that will end peoples suffering.

  • D
    D Month ago

    I think he is lying. He has a reputation for that.

  • Steve The Duck
    Steve The Duck Month ago

    I guess all those recent holidays have frightened him into realising that he's increasingly irrelevant.

  • ShanKatOD
    ShanKatOD 2 months ago +84

    noted truth teller Boris Johnson 😂

    • Akira Fix
      Akira Fix Month ago

      Hard to believe that Putin would make a threat? Have you been in a coma for the last 20 years?

    • SlieveLeague1
      SlieveLeague1 2 months ago +3

      ​@The Increment You mean random somebody in the comments section, we all are, including you.

  • Sile et nostis
    Sile et nostis Month ago

    Yeah sure this happened.

  • blank
    blank 2 months ago +3

    He still can and he should

  • Shelby
    Shelby 2 months ago +2

    Hahaha he is a liar.🤣

  • Omar Bashier
    Omar Bashier 2 months ago +3

    It's true Russia got 5th generation nukes flying 18 speed of sound UK got 6 sentry weapons can't even reach Ireland 😅😅

  • waypastbedtime
    waypastbedtime Month ago

    He's a liar. We know it. He knows it.

  • Dmitriy Golub
    Dmitriy Golub Month ago +2

    Scarecrow 😂 shame of england…

  • Sam Mckee
    Sam Mckee 27 days ago

    That means the missile would be located one minute away … utter nonsense

  • Mthabisi
    Mthabisi 2 months ago

    How can it be Jolly Boris?

  • Deadpool Guy
    Deadpool Guy Month ago +1

    Has this guy ever seen a barbershop from the inside?

  • Kaloyan Todorov
    Kaloyan Todorov 2 months ago +2

    "or something like that"

  • Jean-AT
    Jean-AT Month ago

    I'm playing along with my attemp to cash in as a former prime minister. What do you want to hear?

  • Simona S
    Simona S Month ago

    Prison (+ Other Judgement) Time for you, Mr. B. Johnson. Together with... Well, it is a long list, beyond the British Government...

  • ronny gibbon
    ronny gibbon Month ago

    Let's hear the recording.

  • K Blackbenz
    K Blackbenz 2 months ago +18

    Boris Johnson is a security risk.

  • Madexile
    Madexile Month ago

    well I think the only guy who knew how to deal with Putin was Donald trump:/

  • jie li
    jie li 2 months ago

    U know in Taiwan it has a WordsThree years of legislative committee, can get thousands of green dollar ! How much did you get after being the chief executive of Taiwan for so many years?