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Johnson `adopting Trumpian madman' approach to Brexit negotiations
UK prime minister Boris Johnson may be adopting the "madman theory" of negotiations in his approach to Brexit, according to former Irish ambassador to the EU, Rory Montgomery.

The "madman theory", popularised by former US president Richard Nixon, involves scaring an opponent into concessions by cultivating an image of recklessness.

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