Merkel says seeks 'close friendship' with Britain after Johnson win
France's Bordeaux records highest temperature of 41.2C: weather service
Spain PM loses first parliament confidence vote
Incoming EU chief congratulates Johnson, says 'challenging times ahead'
Zarif congratulates Johnson, warns Iran will protect Gulf
Trump congratulates Boris Johnson, says he will be 'great'
Boris Johnson vows to 'get Brexit done' on October 31
Boris Johnson wins race to become next British prime minister
Former Chinese premier Li Peng dies at 91: Xinhua
12 civilians, including children, killed by suspected militia in DR Congo: officials