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UK's Labour leader Corbyn loses confidence vote

AFP
Published Jun 28, 2016, 9:26 pm IST
Updated Jun 29, 2016, 5:12 am IST
The vote is non-binding and his removal would still have to go before party members.
British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn. (Photo: AFP)
 British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn. (Photo: AFP)

London: British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn lost a confidence vote on Tuesday, with 172 of his Labour Party's lawmakers voting against him and 40 in favour amid political turmoil in Britain following a vote to leave the European Union.

The vote is non-binding and his removal would still have to go before party members but experts say he is struggling to survive after a slew of criticism of his lukewarm campaigning for Britain to stay in the bloc.

 

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