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Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as foreign secretary

Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as foreign secretary

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has been named as the new foreign secretary after Boris Johnson resigned over the prime minister's Brexit strategy.Culture Secretary Matt Hancock replaces Mr Hunt as health secretary, as Theresa May carries out a mini-reshuffle.Mr Johnson claimed in his resignation letter that Mrs May's approach would lead to a "semi-Brexit".Mrs May said she was "sorry - and a little surprised" by Mr Johnson's move after his apparent support on Friday.She said the deal agreed by the cabinet after their "productive discussions" at Chequers would "honour the result of the referendum" and allow the UK to "take back control of our borders, our law and our money".
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