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Election of the Prime Minister of Great Britain. Truss received the support of the former main rival – news from Ukraine, Politics

UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss, who claims to be the prime minister of the country and leader of the Conservative Party, has received the support of her former main rival Penny Mordaunt. This is reported Reuters.

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Junior Commerce Secretary Penny Mordaunt was the latest candidate to be eliminated in a vote by lawmakers from the ruling Conservative Party, losing to Truss by just eight votes.

“I’ve seen enough to know which candidate I’m going to trust, and that’s Liz Truss,” Mordaunt said.

As noted, Mordaunt joined other ministers who have supported Truss in recent days, among them the Secretary of Defense Ben Wallace and Finance Minister Nadhim Zahavi.

Read also: Truss promises to follow in Johnson’s footsteps: As prime minister, I will be Ukraine’s greatest friend

Natalia Medvedeva

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