“Any prime minister, any president – it happens all the time – their diaries and their call sheets are all over the place because they’re balancing things,” Dominic Raab, speaking to Kay Burley, said.
There are “always scheduling issues between any two heads of government”.
And it is this Prime Minister who is leading the transatlantic response, with the United States, with European allies, with the strongest approach to sanctions, providing support.
“He is going to Ukraine to meet the President of Ukraine.”
Johnson had “started to act” and “is making it clear that there will be a cost to Putin if he continues with this aggressive behavior and invades Ukraine”.