Summary by Ground NewsNew British Prime Minister Liz Truss named her cabinet on Tuesday. For the first time ever there will be no white men in any of the U.K.'s four "Great Offices of State." Truss appointed Kwasi Kwarteng as Britain's first Black finance minister while James Cleverly is the first Black foreign minister. Suella Braverman succeeds Priti Patel as the second ethnic minority home secretary. All three are the children of immigrants. The growing diversity is in part thanks to a push by the Conservative Party to put forward a more varied set of candidates for parliament.
Published 5 months ago · London, United Kingdom
Meet Liz Truss's new Cabinet of loyalist right-wingers in full
The new Prime Minister was branded an 'imbecile' by one sacked minister's wife after ditching Sunak-backers Dominic Raab, Grant Shapps and Steve Barclay, and appointing allies Kwasi Kwarteng, Suella Braverman and Therese Coffey to top jobs
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