British Jews are so fearful of Corbyn becoming PM they would leave the country, claims Tory chairman

Mail Online | 11/2/2019 | Isabella Nikolic For Mailonline
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Some British Jews are so fearful of Jeremy Corbyn becoming Prime Minister that they would leave the country if he rose to power, according to a Tory chairman.

James Cleverly, who is in charge of the Conservative election campaign, has claimed that he knows many Jewish people who would be 'out of here' if Corbyn came into power.

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He claims that Jews were fearful of the danger of a government led by Jeremy Corbyn.

In an interview with the Sunday Telegraph, Mr Cleverly said: 'These are people who said they have actually looked at going to family in other parts of the world.


'That is a really horrible things to hear.'

Mr Cleverly made the comments as Boris Johnson launched the Conservative election campaign on Wednesday, in preparation for the general election on December 12.

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And on the same day that Jonathan Romain, senior rabbi, urged his congregation to vote for whichever party is 'most likely to defeat Labour' as he said a 'Corbyn-led government would pose a danger to Jewish life as we know it'.

Rabbi Romain wrote to 823 families who attend his Maidenhead synagogue and said previously 'never have I dreamt of suggesting which way one should vote' but that 'this election is different'.

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He said the 'problem is not the Labour Party itself... but the problem is Jeremy Corbyn' as he attacked the Labour leader's handling of the party's anti-Semitism crisis.

And last September, a poll conducted by the Jewish Chronicle found that 40 per...
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