Scuffle at shadow chancellor's event

2020-02-24 01:46:15    阅读:410735

Police have had to intervene as a scuffle

broke out moments after Labour shadow chancellor John McDonnells re-election was confirmed. Footage from the Hayes and Harli

ngton count, i

n Uxbridge, West London, showed a

ngry exchanges between a handful of people. Cries of "liar" and ";terrorist" rang out as Mr McDonnell was giving his acceptance speech on Frid

ay. Police had to intervene to deal with

the disturbance. In his victory speech, the Labou

r veteran said: "It is quite clear that there are fears a

lso n

ow for our democracy and the rise of the extreme right. "But I say now we will organise and we will ensure this type of democracy will reign, and the democratic wishes of our people will be respected, and this sort of extreme right wing violence will not be tolerated within our society." Several people with lanyards on had to be pulled apart, with bystanders capturing the incident on mobile

phones. Speaking afterwards, Mr McDonnell told PA: "Im worried a

bout the nature of the extremist politi

cs thats de六开彩开奖现场报码本港现杨 veloping in this country and we have to be careful for t

hat. "And we have to be careful in the way individual politicians speak that may enable that to happen, and I caution the Prime Minister to that effect." Australian Associated Press