Jeremy Corbyn: ‘You cannot protect police on the cheap’

Despite most parties agreeing to suspend election campaigning for the day following a deadly attack in London, there are political disagreements over the response to Saturday's violence, which killed at least seven people.

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    Despite most parties agreeing to suspend election campaigning for the day following a deadly attack in London, there are political disagreements over the response to Saturday's violence, which killed at least seven people.

     

    British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for a strong response, while leftist opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn accused her right-wing government of failing to properly fund the police and thus compromising the country's security.

     

    Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports from London.


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