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UK PM Boris Johnson Survives Confidence Vote From Own Party

Business Standard | 07/06/2022 08:51 AM | Click to read full article

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson survived a confidence vote on Monday but a rebellion by 148 of his 359 Conservative Party lawmakers dealt a serious blow to his authority.

A majority of the Conservatives' lawmakers - at least 180 - would have had to vote against Johnson for him to be removed.