UK Conservative Party election: First round of voting on Thursday

The first round of voting takes places on Thursday among Conservative members of parliament in the UK in the contest to become the country's next prime minister.

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    The United Kingdom's Conservative members of parliament will soon vote for a new party leader.

    The first polling is on Thursday and the contenders have been setting out their agendas. That includes how to keep their party from falling apart and delivering Brexit.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from London.


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