British Health Minister Sajid Javid announced his resignation on Tuesday, saying he no longer had confidence in Prime Minister Boris Johnson after a series of scandals tainted the government.

I have spoken to the Prime Minister to tender my resignation as Secretary of State for Health & Social Care.



It has been an enormous privilege to serve in this role, but I regret that I can no longer continue in good conscience.

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— Sajid Javid (@sajidjavid) July 5, 2022


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In his resignation letter posted on Twitter, he says it "is clear to me that the situation is not going to change under your leadership - and therefore you have lost my trust".

British Finance Minister Rishi Sunak also announced his resignation at the same time.

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