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UK's Truss stands by 'disruption' agenda despite Tory doubts

Oct. 05, 2022 09:21 AM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — U.K. Prime Minister Liz Truss pledged Wednesday to ride out the turmoil unleashed by her tax-cutting economic agenda, saying the “disruption” will pay off in a wealthier, more efficient Britain. Truss closed a tumultuous Conservative conference in the...

At UN, Truss aims to show UK can still lead on world stage

Sep. 20, 2022 17:55 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — British Prime Minister Liz Truss, a politician often compared to “Iron Lady” Margaret Thatcher, is presenting herself to the world as a steely leader for tough times. The new prime minister has come to the United Nations to argue that in an increasingly...

The prime ministers who served under Queen Elizabeth II

Sep. 08, 2022 14:42 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — In seven decades on the throne, Queen Elizabeth II saw 15 British prime ministers come and go, from Winston Churchill to Margaret Thatcher to Boris Johnson to Liz Truss. Here is a list of the leaders who served under her and their years in office: ...