Miliband: 'I'm quitting politics'

The former foreign secretary David Miliband told ITV News "I am quitting politics" as he announced he is resigning as an MP to become the head of a US charity. He admitted life was "tough" after losing the Labour leadership contest to his brother.

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Bill Clinton: Miliband is a creative and able public servant

Bill Clinton has congratulated David Miliband on his appointment with the International Rescue Committee.

David Miliband photographed with Bill Clinton in 2008. Credit: Press Assocation

He said: "I congratulate the IRC on the appointment of David Miliband as its president. I have known David almost twenty years. He is one of the ablest, most creative public servants of our time."

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