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Jeremy Corbyn suggests that there is no such thing as the Special Relationship with the US

Jeremy Corbyn has suggested that the Special Relationship with the US does not exist and said that links with the EU, India, and China are just as important.

The Labour leader said he is "not sure that anyone has succeeded in defining the special relationship" as he denied that the US is Britain's most important partner. 

He criticised the "endless offensive remarks" by Donald Trump about women, minorities and different faiths as Emily Thornberry, the shadow Foreign Secretary, called the US President a "racist".

Mr Corbyn told ITV's Peston on Sunday:  "I think there are many important relationships. The US one is obviously culturally and economically significant and important.

"Also the trading relationships we have around the world with obviously the EU, but also with India and China and the rest of the world are very important.

"Also our relationship with international institutions such...

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