Labour calls for inquiry into Israeli diplomat's 'take down MPs' plot

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Emily Thornberry describes remarks by embassy official Shai Masot, caught on camera, as a national security issue.

The Labour party has called on the government to immediately launch an inquiry into “improper interference in our democratic politics” after the disclosure that an Israeli embassy official had plotted to “take down” UK MPs regarded as hostile.

The shadow foreign secretary, Emily Thornberry, said: “The exposure of an Israeli embassy official discussing how to bring down or discredit a government minister and other MPs because of their views on the Middle East is extremely disturbing.”

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