Grant Shapps Appointed Defence Secretary

Malcolm Hudson
By Malcolm Hudson
August 31, 2023NTD UK Newsshare

Grant Shapps has replaced Ben Wallace as defence secretary now that Wallace is retiring. Shapps said he’s “very pleased” and looking forward to working with the armed forces. But some have raised concerns over his apparent lack of defence experience.


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