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Rishi Sunak calls on his Israeli counterpart

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held his first meeting with his British counterpart Rishi Sunak in London on Friday, after arriving at Downing Street to throngs of protesters. The UK Prime Minister greeted his guest at the steps of No 10 with a handshake. Hundreds of critics of Mr. Netanyahu's coalition government's sweeping proposals to overhaul the judiciary descended on Whitehall on Friday morning ahead of his arrival.

Rishi Sunak pushes for long-range missiles for Kyiv

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak called for a Nato charter to guarantee support for Ukraine. During an international conference, he added that Britain would be a supplier of long-range missiles to aid a counter-offensive by Kyiv. "We need to do more to bolster Ukraine’s long-term security," he said at the Munich Security Conference in Germany. "We must give them the advanced Nato-standard capabilities that they need for the future," he added.

Rishi Sunak vows to clean up ‘mess’ left by Truss

London: Britain's new PM, Rishi Sunak, said on Tuesday that he would try to fix the mess left by his predecessor, restore faith in politics and tackle a "profound economic crisis". Moreover, he warned the country that there would be difficult decisions. "And I have been elected as leader of my party and your prime minister, in part to fix them. And that work begins immediately. I will place economic stability and confidence at the heart of this government's agenda. This will mean difficult decisions to come," he stated.

Boris Johnson, Rishi Sunak touted as UK’s next PM

London: On Oct 21, Boris Johnson and his former finance minister Rishi Sunak were leading potential contenders to replace British Prime Minister Liz. Truss, chosen by party members to succeed Johnson after he was ousted by his lawmakers in July, quit herself after six turbulent weeks in power. The winner will be announced on Monday or next Friday.