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    David Davis has been appointed the Brexit minister, the newly created post in Prime Minister Theresa May's new cabinet.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — UK Member of Parliament David Davis has been appointed the Brexit minister in Prime Minister Theresa May's new cabinet, the UK government said Wednesday.

    "The Queen has been pleased to approve the appointment of Rt Hon David Davis MP as Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union," Downing street said in a statement.

    The newly created post is designed to deal with the United Kingdom's exit from the block.

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