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Priti Patel and Sajid Javid make May’s cabinet

Theresa May’s first cabinet meeting

By: Eastern Eye Staff

Britain’s prime minister Theresa May held her first cabinet meeting on Tuesday (19) with her new team, which includes two Asian secretaries of state, Priti Patel and Sajid Javid. In addition, Reading West MP Alok Sharma has become the parliamentary under-secretary of state at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). May, who backed remaining in the European Union, picked Brexit campaigners for several top roles, among them Boris Johnson as foreign secretary. She insisted they all help to ensure Britain’s exit from the EU is a success. She told her ministers: “It would be down to every person sat around…

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