UK Prime Minister Liz Truss becomes Britain's shortest-serving Prime Minister following resignation after 45 days

By Elizabeth Piper and Andrew Macaskill and Alistair Smout
October 21 2022 - 1:00pm

Liz Truss has quit after the shortest, most chaotic tenure of any British prime minister, forced out after her economic program shattered the country's reputation for financial stability and left many people poorer.

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