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William Hague: A look back at his career

Foreign Secretary William Hague has announced he is to step down as foreign secretary and will not stand as an MP in 2015, after 26 years as MP for Richmond, Yorkshire.

Mr Hague will stay in the cabinet as Leader of the Commons, as part of David Cameron's Cabinet re-shuffle.

BBC Newsnight's Allegra Stratton looks back at William Hague's political career.

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