UK Labour Leader Criticized for Israel, Islamic State Remark

June 30, 2016 4:02 PM

10 0

Embattled Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has been criticized for comments made during the release of an independent inquiry into anti-Semitism in party ranks.

Corbyn said Thursday that "Our Jewish friends are no more responsible for the actions of Israel or the (Benjamin) Netanyahu government than our Muslim friends are for those of various self-styled Islamic states or organizations."

Also read: Citizen Journalists Covering Islamic State Win Courage Prize

Read more

To category page