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Tory Leadership Battle Set In U.K.

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There's a field of 10 candidates now fighting to succeed Theresa May as leader of Britain's Conservative Party. The winner of this contest will also be the next prime minister. The first round of voting is Thursday and the candidates are outlining their positions on a number of issues, particularly Brexit, which cost May her job. Here & Now's Lisa Mullins speaks with BBC political correspondent Rob Watson (@robwatsonbbc) in London.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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