Liz Truss profile: Can a not ‘very diplomatic’ prime ministerial hopeful get Brexit done?

Boris Johnson’s Brexit minister is increasingly being touted as the prime contender to succeed him at 10 Downing Street

Daniel Murray

Political Correspondent @danieltmurray
9th January, 2022
Liz Truss profile: Can a not ‘very diplomatic’ prime ministerial hopeful get Brexit done?
Liz Truss, Britain’s foreign secretary. ‘The UK position has not changed. We need goods to flow freely between Great Britain and Northern Ireland, end the role of the European Court of Justice as the final arbiter of disputes between us, and resolve other issues.’ Illustration: Peter Hanan

In brief

Name: Liz Truss

Age: 46

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