Jeremy Corbyn egged as he visits Finsbury Park Mosque

Jeremy Corbyn warned he faces rebellion of up 70 MPs over second Brexit vote

Jeremy Corbyn warned he faces rebellion of up 70 MPs over second Brexit vote

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is unharmed after he was pelted with an egg during a visit to a North London mosque Sunday, a Labour Party source confirmed to CNN.

Corbyn was visiting the Muslim Welfare House in Finsbury Park in north London yesterday afternoon when the incident unfolded.

John Murphy, 31, from Barnet, north London, was charged in the early hours of Monday with assault by beating.

Blues prop Michael Tamoaieta dies
Tamoaieta who has played for the Blues and North Harbour in the Super Rugby competition passed away on Thursday. His teammates were in Buenos Aires for a game against the Jaguares when they were told the devastating news.

According to the British media, the arrested man was a pro-Brexit campaigner, with no confirmation following so far.

On Thursday, Mr Corbyn said Labour would back a new referendum on Brexit after parliament defeated its alternative plan for leaving the EU. The day is a national annual campaign facilitated by the Muslim Council of Britain, encouraging mosques across the United Kingdom to hold open days to welcome in neighbours from all faiths. A man was arrested at the scene after allegedly smacking the egg onto the left-wing politician's head while shouting "When you vote you get what you vote for".

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