British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s father is in the process of applying for a French passport to maintain his ties with Europe after Brexit.

Independent reports Stanley Johnson, a former MEP who voted to remain in the EU, has requested to become a French citizen as his mother was born in Versailles.

The move was revealed by the prime minister’s sister in her new book, Rake’s Progress: My Political Midlife Crisis.

Rachel Johnson reportedly said that her father is β€œen route to becoming a French citizen.”

According to reports, the prime minister’s family is famously split over Brexit.

Join the conversation.

Keesing Technologies

Keesing Platform forms part of Keesing Technologies
The global market leader in banknote and ID document verification