The foreign secretary is loved by Eurosceptics and detested by EU negotiators.
The attempt by the liberal leader Guy Verhofstadt to form a controversial alliance with the populist Italian movement has failed, giving Ukip cause for celebration.
It has taken just under six months but power tussles over Brexit plans are exposing splits among the Brussels bigwigs.
The former French foreign minister has shown signs that he will play hardball in negotiations.
Matteo Renzi’s proposed reforms would have made it easier for eurosceptic forces within Italy to gain power in upcoming elections in 2018.
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The embattled European Commission President has already survived the migrant crisis and Brexit.
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This deal has been seven tortured, painstaking years in the making and it still isn’t in force.
The news that Ukip MEPs had been brawling in the corridors of the European Parliament of Strasbourg was met with a collective Gallic shrug and roll of the eyes.