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    British Prime Minister Theresa May has hired the political editor of The Daily Mail tabloid newspaper as her chief spokesman, UK media report.

    LONDON (Sputnik) – James Slack will be responsible for daily briefings with political journalists at the British Houses of Parliament, The Independent said on Wednesday.

    The Prime Minister’s office declined to comment on the report.

    If Slack’s appointment is indeed confirmed, he will replace Helen Bower, who will become UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson’s director of communications, according to The Independent.

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