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14 July 2015

Watch: Jeremy Corbyn loses his temper on Channel 4 News

Labour leadership hopeful Jeremy Corbyn loses his cool with Channel 4 News anchor Krishan Guru-Murphy.

By New Statesman

Jeremy Corbyn loses his temper with Channel 4’s Krishnan Guru-Murphy after the news anchor talked over the Labour leadership hopeful.

Guru-Murphy asked the Islington North MP about his description of Hamas and Hezbollah as “friends”. When Corbyn replied with an answer about the peace process, Guru-Murphy interjected. “Will you let me finish?!” Corbyn raged. The full video is above.

 

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