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Sunak Vows to Double Number of Foreign Criminals Deported

Rishi Sunak answers questions from party members in the audience during the first Conservative Party leadership hustings in Leeds, UK, on July 28. 

Rishi Sunak answers questions from party members in the audience during the first Conservative Party leadership hustings in Leeds, UK, on July 28. 

Photographer: Anthony Devlin/Bloomberg

Rishi Sunak has vowed to double the number of foreign criminals deported from the UK if he becomes the prime minister.

The Tory leadership contender and former chancellor told the Express newspaper that he would cut crime and expand prison capacity.