Liz Truss resigns as prime minister of the UK (Liz Truss Lettuce Memes)
Liz Truss resigns as prime minister and Conservative Party leader of the United Kingdom after 44 days in office.
The British Prime Minister Liz Truss has announced her decision to step down after six weeks in office following a month of political turmoil and mounting pressure on her premiership. The Conservative Party is expected to have a leadership election within the next week.
In her resignation speech, Liz Truss announced that a Conservative leadership election will be “completed within the next week”.
Liz Truss resigns as prime minister pic.twitter.com/ApTixkzDh3— The Independent (@Independent) October 20, 2022