Conservative Party

Boris Johnson, Rishi Sunak battle in next UK prime ministerial race

Sunak was defeated by Truss in the race to replace Boris Johnson in September after losing an election held by members of the Conservative party across the country.

By REUTERS
23/10/2022

Conservative bastion rattled by UK 'state of chaos' welcomes Truss exit

Residents in a traditional Conservative Party-voting area of Britain hailed Liz Truss' resignation as prime minister.

By REUTERS
20/10/2022

Truss resigns: What you need to know

Everything you need to know about UK Prime Minister Liz Truss resigning

By REUTERS
20/10/2022

Liz Truss resigns as Prime Minister, UK leader contest to conclude by Oct. 28

After serving for just over two months in the role of Prime Minister, Liz Truss has resigned from the position.

Pound bounces after new UK finance minister ditches most of 'mini-budget'

As the pound bounces back, a British minister will answer an urgent question in parliament on the sacking of former finance minister Kwasi Kwarteng.

By REUTERS
17/10/2022
Police officers stand in line to separate protesters supporting the Palestinians from a small group

Support for Palestinians reason for lost Canada party leader race - Brown

Canadian politician Patrick Brown told a controversial activist that one of the reasons he had been disqualified for Conservative Party leadership was his support for Palestinians.

New UK government does not mean new Israel policy, experts say

During her term as prime minister, Liz Truss, who heads the Conservative Party, is unlikely to break away from long-standing policies when it comes to Iran and other issues.

By Sara Miller/ The Media Line
13/09/2022

On Jewish issues, UK's Liz Truss looks to continue in Johnson’s steps

Liz Truss says she is committed to the Conservative Party’s outlook on Israel, saying, “There is no greater friend to the UK than Israel.”

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
07/09/2022

New UK PM Truss is a true friend of Israel, Lapid says

Lapid and Truss built a good working relationship since they overlapped as their countries’ foreign ministers.

Liz Truss wins party elections, to replace Johnson as UK prime minister

Truss beats Rishi Sunak to become prime minister at a time when the country is facing a cost of living crisis, industrial unrest and a recession.

By REUTERS
05/09/2022
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