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UK News Jeremy Corbyn blasts UK leaders for fuelling terrorism with war in Iraq and by backing Donald Trump

01:15  01 december  2019
01:15  01 december  2019 Source:   msn.com

Jeremy Corbyn claims UK foreign policy has 'fuelled' threat of terrorism

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Tory Party minister Michael Gove has accused Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn of failing "to stand up to Vladimir Putin Iranian consulate in Iraq torched by protesters. I bet they walk that terrorism charge back . After all, they can't have Mohammed Mohammed Mohammed charged with terrorism .

Jeremy Corbyn wearing a suit and tie: Jeremy Corbyn is to take aim at Britain's past leaders for fuelling the terror threat © Getty Images Jeremy Corbyn is to take aim at Britain's past leaders for fuelling the terror threat

Successive governments have too often fuelled, rather than reduced, the threat of terrorism - with UK leaders having made the wrong calls on security for "far too long", Jeremy Corbyn will say on Sunday in the wake of the latest incident at London Bridge.

Details of the speech have been released with the Labour leader due to say the war on terror has "manifestly failed", adding that security requires "calmly making the right calls at moments of high pressure".

Corbyn will accuse Boris Johnson of being "the world's leading sycophant" towards Donald Trump, and will say it is time for Britain to stop bring tied to the US President's coat-tails.

Johnson 'World's Leading Sycophant' To Donald Trump, Says Corbyn

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Jeremy Corbyn has made a controversial return to election campaigning after the Manchester bomb attack with a speech blaming UK foreign policy for terrorism at home. The Labour leader claims the so-called "war on terror " is not working and is promising a government led by him would change.

Speaking two days after the London Bridge attack, Corbyn will point out that he warned against the invasion and occupation of Iraq 16 years ago.

a double decker bus parked on the side of a road: Armed police on the scene at London Bridge after the latest terror attack © Alexandra Carr /SWNS.COM Armed police on the scene at London Bridge after the latest terror attack

"I said it would set off a spiral of conflict, hate, misery, desperation that will fuel the wars, the conflict, the terrorism, and the misery of future generations. It did, and we are still living with the consequences today."

Corbyn will add: "Real security demands more than the correct operational decisions by trained and properly funded professionals, it requires political leadership as well.

"For far too long, our country's leaders have made the wrong calls on our security. Their mistakes in no way absolve terrorists of blame for their murderous actions. The blame lies with the terrorists, their funders and recruiters.

Party leaders accused of politicising London Bridge terror attack

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Earlier, Neil Basu, head of UK counter- terrorism policing, said the suspect was wearing what is believed to be a hoax explosive device. BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner said attackers wear fake suicide vests for a couple of reasons: To add to public panic and in some cases to ensure police

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has a long history of arguing against the Iraq War, demanding an Corbyn was among the MPs who called for the investigation into the Iraq War that is now known as In a 2011 interview with RT, Corbyn said: “[The UK ] has involved itself in what I believe to be an

"But if we are to protect people we must be honest about what threatens our security. The threat of terrorism cannot and should not be reduced to questions of foreign policy alone. But too often the actions of successive governments have fuelled, not reduced that threat.

Tony Blair et al. in uniform: Tony Blair in Basra in 2005 after the Labour Prime Minister had given the go ahead for the war in Iraq © AFP/GETTY IMAGES Tony Blair in Basra in 2005 after the Labour Prime Minister had given the go ahead for the war in Iraq

"Real security requires calmly making the right calls at moments of high pressure, often against the grain of conventional wisdom.

"That requires the courage and strength to chart an independent course when we think our friends and allies are doing the wrong thing.

"It is time for Britain to stop being tied to Donald Trump's coat-tails. Boris Johnson has been the world's leading sycophant towards the US President.

"From climate change denial to unconditional support for the Israeli far right, from racism to confrontation with China, Trump is taking the world on a dangerous path.

"Britain must make its own foreign policy, free from a knee-jerk subservience to a US administration which repudiates our values.

"Under Labour, Britain will have its own voice in the world, standing tall for security, peace and justice. That's the path to real security."

Leaked NHS documents trumpeted by Jeremy Corbyn are linked to Russian hackers, Reddit says .
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