Friday June 5, 2020

Cameron calls for Corbyn to quit as Labour leader

Speculation about leadership election is growing

29th June, 2016
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn standing firm despite pressure Pic: Getty

British Prime Minister David Cameron has used his weekly question time in the House of Commons to heap further pressure on opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, demanding that he step down after the bulk of Labour Party MPs passed a motion of no confidence in their embattled leader.

“It might be in my party’s interest for him to sit there,” Cameron told parliament today.“It’s not in the national interest. And I would say: for heaven’s sake...

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