Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell leaves 10 Downing Street after a cabinet meeting, in central London October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Neil Hall
UK minister Mitchell quits after police outburst
Posted : Friday, 19 October 2012 01:32PM
LONDON (Reuters) - British cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell resigned from the government on Friday after widespread criticism of his behavior during a confrontation with police outside Prime Minister David Cameron's Downing Street office, the government said.
(Reporting by Tim Castle; editing by Michael Holden)
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