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Jeremy Hunt tells Boris Johnson 'don't be a coward' over scrutiny

Jeremy Hunt has urged Tory leadership rival Boris Johnson not to be "a coward" about facing public scrutiny.He said he was "not interested" in Mr Johnson's private life but told him to "man up" and debate with him on Sky News this week.Mr Johnson, writing in the Daily Telegraph, signalled that his focus was on leaving the EU on 31 October.He suggested that the UK would face a "democratic explosion" if it did not leave by that date.In his newspaper column, he said: "This time we are not going to bottle it. We are not going to fail."It comes as Mr Johnson faces pressure to answer questions about a row with his partner in the early hours of Friday which led to police being called to his London home.The Metropolitan Police have said th ...