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Corbyn: Labour Government Would Quickly Recognise Palestine

ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan (AP) — British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, who is visiting camps for Syrian and Palestinian refugees, said Friday that a government under his leadership would recognize a Palestinian state “very early on.”

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Claim: Russian Nerve Agent Hidden in Suitcase in Moscow

The lethal nerve agent that poisoned a former Russian spy in Salisbury was planted in his daughter’s suitcase before she left Moscow for the UK, sources claim British intelligence now believes.

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Labour Poised to Break Manifesto Pledge to Support a Clean Brexit

LONDON (AP) – Britain’s main opposition party is poised for a significant policy change that could increase pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May to deliver a “soft” Brexit that maintains some formal economic ties to Europe.

RIGHT: Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party speaks during a campaign rally at Union Chapel Islington on June 7, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. LEFT: Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams speaks to television media crews after Adams was re-elected to government at the Irish General Election constituency count on …

Queen’s Speech Delayed as IRA-linked Sinn Féin Seeks Talks with Labour

The Queen’s speech, which lays out the governing party’s legislative programme, has been postponed until June 21st, with the announcement of an agreement between the Conservative and the Democratic Unionists delayed by the Grenfell Tower fire. This has left Sinn Féin time to seek meetings with the Labour Party in Westminster.

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Corbyn Challenges May: ‘Debate Your Policies on TV With Me Tonight’

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s main opposition leader challenged Prime Minister Theresa May to debate him on live television Wednesday, as narrowing opinion polls injected drama into the country’s election campaign. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said he would join a