Three British ministers set to resign if Johnson becomes PM - The Times

(Reuters) - Three British cabinet ministers are set to resign the day Boris Johnson, if as expected, becomes Britain's next prime minister, The Times newspaper reported on Thursday. British justice minister David Gauke is set to resign soon after Theresa May completes her last prime minister's questions on next Wednesday, the newspaper reported http://bit.ly/2XSve2Q on its web site. Philip Hammond, the country's finance minister, and Rory Stewart, the international development minister, are also considering leaving before Johnson becomes prime minister, the report said.

Reuters July 19, 2019 05:11:32 IST
Three British ministers set to resign if Johnson becomes PM - The Times

Three British ministers set to resign if Johnson becomes PM  The Times

(Reuters) - Three British cabinet ministers are set to resign the day Boris Johnson, if as expected, becomes Britain's next prime minister, The Times newspaper reported on Thursday.

British justice minister David Gauke is set to resign soon after Theresa May completes her last prime minister's questions on next Wednesday, the newspaper reported http://bit.ly/2XSve2Q on its web site.

Philip Hammond, the country's finance minister, and Rory Stewart, the international development minister, are also considering leaving before Johnson becomes prime minister, the report said.

(Reporting by Philip George in Bengaluru; Editing by Dan Grebler)

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