Britain's Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson outside Downing Street on April 2. Photo: Reuters
Britain's Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson outside Downing Street on April 2. Photo: Reuters
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Theresa May sacks British defence minister Gavin Williamson over Huawei leak

  • In letter to Williamson, May says she has ‘compelling evidence’ he is behind ‘unauthorised disclosure’ of plan to let Huawei build parts of UK’s 5G network
  • Denying he was involved, Williamson said he was offered chance to resign but turned it down as it would have been an acceptance of guilt

Britain's Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson outside Downing Street on April 2. Photo: Reuters
Britain's Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson outside Downing Street on April 2. Photo: Reuters
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