According to the UK’s conservative Telegraph, China’s ambassador has warned Jeremy Corbyn against confronting the Chinese President over his human rights record ahead of Tuesday’s state banquet.
Source: Jeremy Corbyn should ‘know how to behave’ when he meets China’s President – Telegraph
Clearly China knows how to behave properly but it remains to be seen whether hard-left, leader of the UK’s Labour Party knows how to behave.
It’s significant that the Chinese ambassador has fired a warning shot. This is all deeply embarassing for the Labour Party. Elsewhere, leaks in the US have questioned Tony Blair’s strategy in Iraq – he’s looking incresingly like an opportunist in latest leaks.