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post May 2 2019, 04:25 PM
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Gavin Williamson has been sacked as Defence Secretary for apparently being the source of the leak from the National Security Council meeting last week. The Telegraph reported details of some of the discussions regarding the possibility of Chinese telecoms company Huawei being involved in building the 5G network in the UK.

Williamson still denies being the source of the leak. Theresa May has said that she does not think the matter should be referred to the police, despite the fact that it is potentially a breach of the Official Secrets Act. A cynic might think that a police enquiry would reveal that Williamson had nothing to do with the leak. If that is the case, it means that the offending minister remains a member of the Cabinet. OTOH, if Williamson is the source, he is now lying and accusing the Prime Minister of dishonesty. Just another normal day in the life of this government.
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post May 2 2019, 05:22 PM
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If the discussions were covered by the secrets act then the cops should be involved. Although the cops should be involved in a lot of investigations into members of parliament that the current arenít. *coughtheleavecampaigncough*
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post May 2 2019, 06:54 PM
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swears he didnt do it on the "lives of his children". If I were that innocent I'd demand an investigation to prove it.

That said, 5G, a bonanza for the government of China to add to the Russian bonanza that have been meddling and controlling and stashing cash all over the place.

This is the future.
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post May 2 2019, 07:56 PM
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Thinks far too highly of himself Williamson - reminds me of Cameron a bit with his born to rule arrogance.
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post May 2 2019, 08:06 PM
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The result of this happening is that when you talk about the "disgraced former Defence Secretary", you now have to specify which one you're talking about.
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