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Bob Ainsworth

About Bob Ainsworth

Bob Ainsworth is the British Secretary of State for Defence.

Professional Biography

As British Secretary of State for Defence

In July 09, he blamed his moustache for making him unpopular. He is the first Cabinet minister to sport a moustache for several decades.

Bob Ainsworth in News

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