UK defence minister Fallon resigns: BBC political editor on Twitter

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 01, 2017 3:37 PM

LONDON (Reuters) - British defence minister Michael Fallon resigned from his position on Wednesday, the BBC's political editor Laura Kuenssberg said on Twitter.

"Michael Fallon has resigned as Defence Secretary, admitting his behavior in the past may have ‘fallen short’," Kuenssberg said.

(Reporting by William James; editing by Michael Holden)