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UK's May Sacks Defence Minister Williamson over Huawei Leak

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Wed, 01 May 2019 17:16 GMT

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday May 1st sacked Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson following a probe into the leak of news that Britain had conditionally allowed China's Huawei to develop the UK 5G network., reported AFP.

"The Prime Minister has this evening asked Gavin Williamson to leave the government, having lost confidence in his ability to serve in the role of Defence Secretary and as a member of her Cabinet," said a spokeswoman from her Downing Street office.

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