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    According to reports , UK lawmaker Nicky Morgan had been dismissed as the UK Education Secretary.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) UK lawmaker Nicky Morgan said Thursday she had been dismissed as the UK Education Secretary.

    "Disappointed not to be continuing as Education Secretary & Min for Women & Equalities — two wonderful roles it's been a privilege to hold," she said on her Twitter account.

    On Wednesday, Theresa May became the new UK prime minister. Following her appointment, the cabinet has seen several changes. Earlier Thursday, media reports emerged claiming that Michael Gove had been dismissed from his position as the UK justice secretary.

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