The foreign secretary launched his first official leadership campaign video on Twitter this morning under the slogan “unite to win”. Mr Hunt warned the UK could be “stuck in a paralysis” if Brexit is carried out badly, as the EU may block a better deal and UK Parliament could block a no deal. He then went on to compare those who claim “it’s impossible” to pass a deal in this time to the scepticism surrounding the London 2012 Olympics, money for the NHS and the war in Yemen.
In the campaign video Mr Hunt warned the UK could be “stuck in a paralysis that leads to a general election” if Brexit negotiations are badly handled.
He said if this happens, Britain risks electing “the most dangerous leader of the Labour Party we’ve ever had in our lifetimes” as Prime Minister.
He said: “We could be stuck in a paralysis that leads to a general election and puts into Downing Street the most left-wing, the most dangerous leader of the Labour