PM’s Special Envoy for FoRB resigns over Brexit Bill

Rehman Chishti MP announced today “I’ve written to the PM resigning as PM’s Special Envoy on FoRB. I can’t support Internal Market Bill in its current form, which unilaterally break UK’s legal commitments. As an MP for 10 yrs & former Barrister, values of respecting rule of law & honouring one’s word are dear to me.”

This came 48 hours after Mr Chishti had tweeted

In his resignation letter he said

Asked about Mr Chishti’s resignation, the PM’s official spokesman said: “The prime minister thanks him for his service and would wish him well for the future.”