Jeremy Kyle's FURIOUS Clash With Ex-Tory Adviser Defending Rochdale Candidate's Antisemitic Comments

by 24britishtvFeb. 13, 2024, 11:50 a.m. 27

The Labour leadership is facing questions after withdrawing the party’s support for its Rochdale by-election candidate, amid a storm of criticism of remarks he made about Israel. Azhar Ali had apologised after he was recorded suggesting in a meeting of the Lancashire Labour Party that Israel had taken the October 7 Hamas assault as a pretext to invade Gaza. But a party spokesperson said on Monday evening that Mr Ali, who is understood to be suspended pending an investigation, had Labour’s backing withdrawn “following new information about further comments”. According to a story published by the Daily Mail on Monday night, Mr Ali also said “people in the media from certain Jewish quarters” were “giving crap” about MP Andy McDonald, who was suspended by Labour after he used the phrase “between the river and the sea” in a speech during a rally. The paper also said the now-former Labour candidate claimed that Israel planned to “get rid of [Palestinians] from Gaza” and “grab” some of the land. Labour had come under serious pressure after the previous remarks emerged, with the comments condemned by figures inside the party as well as by political opponents. Jeremy Kyle furiously clashes with former Conservative adviser to Margaret Thatcher, Derek Laud after he says what Mr Ali said in private "should stay private". Click here for more from TalkTV If you need any help visit:


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