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Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn to Step Down After UK Election Catastrophe

1 month ago   |   By MintPress News

After its worst electoral performance in decades, Jeremy Corbyn announced last night that he would be resigning his position as leader of the Labour. “I will not lead the party in any future general election campaign. I will discuss with our party to ensure there is a process now of reflection on this result and on the policies the party will take going forward,” he said in his resignation speech, on a night that saw Labour lose 59 seats in the British parliament, dropping their number to 203. In contrast, the Conservatives, campaigning on a “ Get Brexit Done ” platform, achieved 365...
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