UK’s new Labor leader “immediately apologizes to Jews for anti-Semitism in ranks, vows to ‘tear out this poison’; his wife comes from a Jewish family, has relatives in Tel Aviv”

TIMES OF ISRAEL
After Corbyn, UK Labour elects Keir Starmer, Zionist with Jewish wife, as leader
by Staff and AFP
April 4, 2020

Britain’s main opposition Labour party on Saturday said that Keir Starmer had been elected as its new leader, replacing Jeremy Corbyn who resigned after its crushing December election defeat. The 57-year-old former chief state prosecutor won 56.2 percent of the vote of more than 500,000 Labour members, defeating Corbyn loyalist Rebecca Long-Bailey (27.6%) and backbencher Lisa Nandy (16.2%) for the top job. Angela Rayner becomes the new deputy leader…Starmer takes the helm of a defeated and divided party in the midst of the coronavirus crisis. READ MORE

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