Theresa May appoints Dominic Raab Brexit secretary after David Davis resigns amid differences over EU ties

London: British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed Dominic Raab as the new Brexit Secretary on Monday after his predecessor quit in protest at the government's plans for a close trading relationship with the European Union.

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File image of British Prime Minister Theresa May. AP

"The Queen has been pleased to approve the appointment of Dominic Raab MP as Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union," a statement from May's office said.

Raab was previously a minister for housing.


Updated Date: Jul 09, 2018 16:13 PM

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