Boris Johnson and Joe Biden agree new 'Atlantic Charter'

Boris Johnson and Joe Biden agree new 'Atlantic Charter'

Barely a drop in the ocean! Boris Johnson and Joe Biden try to copy Winston Churchill and FDR as they agree grandiose new 'Atlantic Charter' to help the world recover from Covid crisis, boost trade and protect democracy

  • Boris Johnson and Joe Biden agree 'Atlantic Charter' setting out new global goals
  • Blueprint is based on 1941 'Atlantic Charter' struck by Winston Churchill and FDR 
  • Includes vows on Covid recovery, promoting democracy and improving security
  • Boris Johnson and Joe Biden today agreed a new grandiose 'Atlantic Charter' setting out their joint vision for the world's recovery from the coronavirus crisis and future prosperity. 

    The original charter was hammered out by Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1941 and acted as a guiding blueprint for life after the Second World War. 

    Mr Johnson said that Churchill and Roosevelt had faced the question of how to rebuild after a 'devastating' global conflict.  

    He said he and Mr Biden in 2021 now face the 'very differe ..