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Gavin Williamson told top civil servant to ‘slit your throat’, claims official

SIR Gavin Williamson told a senior civil servant to “slit your throat” and ”jump out of a window”, es wurde letzte Nacht behauptet.

An MoD official told the Guardian Sir Gavin “deliberately demeaned and intimidated” them regularly when he was Defence Secretary between 2017 und 2019.

Sir Gavin Williamson denies claims that he 'shouted and raged' and told a senior official to 'slit your throat' in front of shocked civil servants

Sir Gavin Williamson denies claims that he ‘shouted and ragedand told a senior official to ‘slit your throatin front of shocked civil servantsAnerkennung: Reuters

Das offizielle, who has left government, said the alleged behaviour was reported to the MoD’s head of human resources but did not make a formal complaint.

They told the Guardian Sir Gavin ‘shouted and raged’ and the ‘slit your throat’ comment was made in front of other shocked civil servants during a meeting.

Sir Gavin denies bullying the official.

Er sagte in einer Erklärung: ‘I strongly reject this allegation and have enjoyed good working relationships with the many brilliant officials I have worked with across government.’

It came as ex-Cabinet minister George Eustice said the row over Sir Gavin’s texts to then Chief Whip Wendy Morton could be sorted “over a cup of tea”.

But PM Rishi Sunak has branded language used in the messages “unacceptable”.