Brace For A UK Election Subsequent 12 months, Says Opposition Labour Chief Jeremy Corbyn

Brace For A UK Election Next Year, Says Opposition Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn has repeatedly claimed that he’ll win energy. (Reuters)

London Opposition Labour Social gathering chief Jeremy Corbyn mentioned there’s prone to be a British nationwide election subsequent 12 months however that he opposes a second referendum on European Union membership, Grazia journal reported.

Prime Minister Theresa Might misplaced her Conservative Social gathering its majority in parliament by betting on a snap election in June, weakening her hand in Brexit negotiations. Labour in contrast did nicely on the election, making a web achieve of 30 seats in Britain’s 650-seat parliament.

Corbyn, a lifelong socialist, who has repeatedly claimed that he’ll win energy, mentioned there would quickly be one other election.

“There’ll most likely be one other election within the subsequent 12 months,” he was quoted by Grazia as saying. He predicted his Labour Social gathering would win.

“I am able to be Prime Minister tomorrow,” Corbyn mentioned.

Corbyn, who mentioned he voted in opposition to EU membership in a 1975 referendum however voted for membership in 2016, mentioned he opposed former Labour Prime Minister Tony Blair’s proposal for one more referendum on membership.

“Some had been extraordinarily irresponsible in what they did and mentioned, however now we have to recognise it was the most important participation of individuals in an electoral course of ever in Britain and so they selected to go away,” Corbyn was quoted as saying.

“I feel we should always proceed placing strain on the federal government to permit a transition interval to develop, as a result of in the mean time we’re at risk of stepping into an entire mess in March 2019,” Corbyn mentioned, referring to the date Britain is because of go away the EU.

© Thomson Reuters 2017

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