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Tory leadership race: Hunt tells Johnson 'don't be a coward'

Jeremy Hunt has urged Tory leadership rival Boris Johnson not to be "a coward" about facing public scrutiny.Mr Hunt said he was "not interested" in his private life but he should "man up" and debate with him on TV this week.Meanwhile, Mr Johnson has warned the UK will face a "democratic explosion" if it does not leave the EU by 31 October.But Mr Hunt challenged him to reveal whether he would call a general election if MPs refused to allow the UK to leave without a deal on that date.After Prime Minister Theresa May failed to get her Brexit deal through Parliament earlier this year, the date of the UK's departure for the EU was moved to 31 October.'Attacks'Mr Johnson is under pressure to answer questions about a row with his partner ...