Truss on Sir Philip Barton: Lessons have been learned

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Published on December 11, 2021 - Duration: 00:27s

Truss on Sir Philip Barton: Lessons have been learned

Liz Truss defends Sir Philip Barton, the head of the diplomatic service, after he stayed on a holiday abroad until 11 days after the Taliban seized control of Afghanistan.

Ms Truss says that "Barton is a very good permanent secretary" and "lessons have been learned".

Report by Czubalam.

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