British Environment minister Gove sets himself up as a candidate as prime minister UK

The British Environment minister, Michael Gove has Sunday morning, as expected, officially a candidate to Theresa May to follow as British prime minister. They announced Friday her departure.

Gove takes it among others against the former Brexit-minister Dominic Raab and well-liked Boris Johnson, the ex-minister of Foreign Affairs.

In addition to these heavyweights has also a prominent member Andrea Leadsom is Saturday a candidate. Is expected to will still be certainly a dozen other candidates to report.

Gove was personally responsible for the fact that Johnson is no prime minister, when David Cameron resigned after the Brexit referendum.

Gove made on the morning that Johnson, his campaign wanted to launch is known not to have confidence in Johnson’s leadership, and introduced himself also a candidate.

The Conservative y avoided a civil war within the party by ‘safe choice’ May premier. Johnson was minister of Foreign Affairs in the cabinets May I and -II.

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