“There have been over £800,000 worth of donations to the Conservative Party from Russian oligarchs.” – Jeremy Corbyn

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“We need to continue seeking a robust dialogue with Russia on all the issues currently dividing our countries, both domestic and international, rather than simply cutting off contact and letting the tensions and divisions get worse and, potentially, even more dangerous.

We’re all familiar with the way huge fortunes, often acquired in the most dubious circumstances in Russia, sometimes connected to criminal elements, have ended up sheltering in London and trying to buy political influence in British party politics.

“There have been over £800,000 worth of donations to the Conservative Party from Russian oligarchs and their associates.”

The Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn making an Emergency Statement on the Salisbury spy poisoning.