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Chris Heaton-Harris, a junior UK minister, 'quits May's government over Brexit extension'

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By Chris Harris
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Chris Heaton-Harris   -   Copyright  Credit: Chris McAndrew/UK parliament   -  

A junior minister has quit Theresa May's government over her decision to request a further delay to Brexit.

Chris Heaton-Harris made the announcement on Wednesday afternoon.

The MP, who was a junior Brexit minister, said he left May's government because he "could not support a further extension to Article 50.