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UK Premier May Be Decided Monday as Tories Set Contest Rules

  • Contenders need backing of 100 MPs just to make it onto ballot
  • Truss announces she’s quitting after just six weeks in power
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The Conservative Party is trying to end a period of extreme political turmoil by setting a high threshold for candidates trying to succeed Liz Truss, meaning the UK could have a new prime minister as soon as Monday.