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Corbyn fires Dugher in UK Labour shadow cabinet reshuffle

Dugher warned Corbyn that he risked turning his team into a “Politburo”

5th January, 2016
UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

UK opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn fired his culture spokesman, Michael Dugher, as he reshuffled his shadow cabinet amid continued opposition to his policies from many of the party’s members of Parliament.

Dugher had warned Corbyn on Sunday that he risked turning his team into a “Politburo” if he moves opponents out of their jobs. British media have reported that Hilary Benn, the foreign-affairs spokesman, and Maria Eagle, who speaks on defense, are...

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