threatened to resign from

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  • He threatened to resign from command and take off his uniform if a single soldier volunteered.
  • Chan threatened to resign from his post to protest the government's decision.
  • Peale subsequently went into hiding and threatened to resign from his church.
  • Frustrated of lack of work he threatened to resign from service as he felt that it was a death blow to his pursuit.
  • This development came just as those clubs threatened to resign from the league in protest at the dominance of the Old Firm.
  • During the party's 1989 leadership campaign, he threatened to resign from the party if Dave Barrett became leader.
  • Aggrieved, Saifur threatened to resign from the government unless action was taken against Ali and his loyalists.
  • Brown threatened to resign from parliament when the village of Killingholme, in the centre of his constituency was marked as a potential site for nuclear dumping.
  • Sun resisted with vigour and threatened to resign from office.
  • Mauriac threatened to resign from the paper he was working with at the time, L'Express if it did not stop carrying advertisements for the book.
  • George Canning, who may have been a former lover of Caroline, threatened to resign from the government in protest at the proceedings against her.
  • In July 1995, he threatened to resign from the Daily Mail if it supported John Major in the leadership contest.
  • However in May 1845 he threatened to resign from office as he felt that the Jewish Disabilities Reform Bill did not carry reforms far enough.
  • Kerensky declined to obey, and threatened to resign from the Cabinet if the Socialists insisted. Cited from Ten Days That Shook the World, by John Reed
  • However, a number of NRA members threatened to resign from the organization over the issue and the NRA withdrew their support for Brooks, remaining neutral in the race.
  • After a series of Soviet nuclear tests in the early 1960s, the president of the Federation wished to protest, and threatened to resign from the organization, but was overruled.
  • Mauriac threatened to resign from the paper he was working with at the time (L'Express) if they did not stop carrying advertisements for Peyrefitte's books.
  • The club threatened to resign from the SFL if the funds were not forthcoming, but eventually the District Council granted the funds in December 1995.
  • Clare Short MP threatened to resign from the cabinet, but then remained for two months before finally resigning on May 12, 2003.
  • In his effort to force the Reichstag to pass the bill, Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz threatened to resign from his post as the State Secretary for the Navy.
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