Jeremy Corbyn (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
English: DAVOS-KLOSTERS/SWITZERLAND, 29JAN09 – Tony Blair, UN Middle East Quartet Representative; Member of the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum captured during the session ‘The Values behind Market Capitalism’ at the Annual Meeting 2009 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, January 29, 2009. Copyright by World Economic Forum swiss-image.ch/Photo by Remy Steinegger (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
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.