FILE PHOTO: Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks during a visit of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at Lancaster House in London, Britain May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
(Reuters) – UK Work and Pensions Minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday she would support Jeremy Hunt in the race to be the next prime minister.
“I’m backing @Jeremy_Hunt. These are serious times and we need a respected statesman who Brussels will listen to, not more bluster. Jeremy is a winner with a track record of success in business and in government,” she tweeted here
Reporting by Rama Venkat in Bengaluru; Editing by Peter Cooney