UK's new prime minister and her hot potatoes

Liz Truss became the UK's new prime minister on September 6 after winning the ruling Conservative Party's leadership contest. With myriad thorny challenges waiting on her desk at 10 Downing Street, not least soaring inflation, an energy crunch and simmering labor disputes, she's already juggling more than a few hot potatoes.

Designer: Wang Shiqi

Editor: Yuan Xin

Chief editor: Ge Jing

(To submit cartoons and share story ideas or feedback on our cartoon page, please contact us at

Search Trends