UK's Sunak and Truss go through to final stage of leadership contest

LONDON (Reuters) - Former British finance minister Rishi Sunak and Foreign Secretary Liz Truss on Wednesday made it through to the final stage of the leadership contest to replace Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

Former defence secretary Penny Mordaunt was eliminated. The full results are below:

Candidate Fifth round votes

Rishi Sunak 137

Liz 113

Truss

105

Penny Mordaunt

(Reporting by Kylie MacLellan and Alistair Smout, editing by William James)

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