UK Labour leader accuses Theresa May of 'pandering' to Trump

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He also made a reference to the pictures of Trump holding Theresa May's hand in Washington DC earlier this year, concluding that a Labour government would mean "no more hand-holding with Donald Trump". "We need to create a dialogue", the Labour leader said, as dictator Kim Jong-un clashes with Trump.

But he sowed confusion over the future of the UK's nuclear deterrent by suggesting it would form part of strategic defence review (SDR) under a Labour government.

The Conservative Party's messaging on social media is pitching the election as a battle between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn, while Labour has instead focused on issues, an election analysis by Press Association has found.

"When Theresa May addressed a Republican Party conference in Philadelphia in January she spoke in alarmist terms about the rise of China and India and of the danger of the West being eclipsed".

Jeremy Corbyn has said he is not a pacifist and would do "everything necessary" to protect Britain's security if he becomes prime minister after June 8.

"But that is very far from the kind of unilateral wars and interventions that have nearly become routine in recent times".

At the same time, he will condemn the "bomb first, talk later" policies of recent British and U.S. governments and will promise to pursue an independent foreign policy "made in London", which protects United Kingdom interests by seeking peaceful solutions to conflicts around the world.

Labour has held the former since 1964 and latter since its creation in 1976 but fears Jeremy Corbyn's unpopularity combined with a potential UKIP collapse could hand the Tories two seats in a city it once had no hope of success.

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"It's an extraordinary question when you think about it".

Corbyn said Labour would support the renewal of Britain's Trident nuclear weapons but if circumstances were reached where ordering the use of such weapons was an option it would "represent complete and cataclysmic failure".

"The war on terror which lies behind these interventions has failed", he will say in a thinly veiled attack on Tony Blair.

Speaking at Chatham House in central London, the Labour leader set out his party's approach to defence and foreign policy and said that "waiting to see which way the wind blows in Washington isn't strong leadership".

Speaking during a Conservative campaign visit to an indoor market in Newport, south Wales, Mr Johnson said: "I am genuinely anxious about some of the things Jeremy Corbyn stands for and believes in.

They have not increased our security at home - just the opposite, and they have caused destabilisation and devastation overseas", he said.

In a reference to the "coalition of chaos" attack used against him by the Tories, Mr Corbyn warned that Mrs May "seeks to build a coalition of risk and insecurity with Donald Trump". "It has a special responsibility to use its power with care and to support global efforts to resolve conflicts collectively and peacefully", he advised. "We are winning the argument on policy and we are beginning to change attitudes towards Jeremy Corbyn as well", he told Sky News.

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