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Liz Truss Has 90% Chance of Becoming UK’s Next Prime Minister

  • Foreign secretary clear front-runner to replace Boris Johnson
  • Rival Rishi Sunak rated a 10% shot to win the top job
Liz Truss

Liz Truss

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UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss is rated a 90% shot to succeed Boris Johnson as head of the UK Conservative Party and Prime Minister as the leadership race enters its final weeks, according to betting exchange firm Smarkets.