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Michael Fallon appointed as Defence Secretary

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Today, 15 July, the Prime Minister has announced the appointment of the Right Honourable Michael Fallon MP as Defence Secretary.

Michael Fallon [Picture: Crown copyright]
Michael Fallon is the new Defence Secretary

Previously Mr Fallon was Minister for Business and Enterprise, Minister of State for Energy and Minister for Portsmouth.

For more information see his official biography page on GOV.UK.

Published 15 July 2014