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Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn mingles with supporter Joseph Afrane after John McDonnell gave his speech today

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Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn with supporter Joseph Afrane after John McDonnell gave his speech today at the Labour Party Conference

Outgoinng leader Nigel Farage (L) embraces new leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) Diane James (R) as she is introduced at the UKIP Autumn Conference in Bournemouth, on the southern coast of England

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Outgoinng leader Nigel Farage (L) embraces new leader of the anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) Diane James (R) as she is introduced at the UKIP Autumn Conference in Bournemouth, on the southern coast of England

British Prime Minister Theresa May holds a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's country retreat Chequers to discuss department-by-department Brexit action plans on August 31, 2016 in Ellesborough, England. The Prime Minister confirmed there would be no second referendum on Britain's withdrawal from the EU.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May holds a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister’s country retreat Chequers to discuss department-by-department Brexit action plans on in Ellesborough, England.

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Armed Metropolitan Police counter terrorism officers take part in an exercise on the River Thames, London 

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 02:  An armed Metropolitan Police officer poses for a photograph as he patrols in Downing Street on August 2, 2016 in London, England. Security measures continue to be high in London while the current UK threat level for international terrorism is severe, meaning an attack is highly likely.  (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

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An armed Metropolitan Police officer poses for a photograph as he patrols in Downing Street, in London, England. Security measures continue to be high in London while the current UK threat level for international terrorism is severe, meaning an attack is highly likely 

U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Prepares To Meet European Union's Foreign Affairs Council

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Boris Johnson, U.K. foreign secretary, left, gestures whilst carrying his ministerial red box as he arrives at the Foreign Office in London, U.K., on Friday.

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A view of USA’s John Daly’s trousers during day one of The Open Championship 2016 at Royal Troon Golf Club, South Ayrshire

Pedestrians walk past the Bank of England (BOE) in the City of London on July 14, 2016. The Bank of England kept Thursday its interest rate at 0.50 percent, but signalled a possible August cut in response to Britain's vote to exit the EU. At its first monetary policy meeting since the June 23 referendum vote on Brexit, the BoE also maintained the amount of cash stimulus pumping around the economy at £375 billion ($497 billion, 448 billion euros), it said in a statement.  / AFP PHOTO / NIKLAS HALLE'NNIKLAS HALLE'N/AFP/Getty Images

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Pedestrians walk past the Bank of England in the City of London. The Bank of England kept Thursday its interest rate at 0.50 percent, but signalled a possible August cut in response to Britain’s vote to exit the EU 

epa05423256 Outgoing British Prime Minister David Cameron (C, back to camera) is accompanied by his wife Samantha (R) and their children as they hug on the doorsteps upon their departure from No. 10 Downing Street for the last time, in London, Britain, 13 July 2016. Britain's current Home Secretary Theresa May is to become Britain's new Prime Minister later in the day after a meeting with the Queen.  EPA/ANDY RAIN

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Outgoing British Prime Minister David Cameron (C, back to camera) is accompanied by his wife Samantha (R) and their children as they hug on the doorsteps upon their departure from No. 10 Downing Street for the last time, in London, Britain

Larry, the 10 Downing Street cat, sits on the step outside the door of number 10 Downing Street in London on July 13, 2016, as Prime Minister David Cameron prepares to address his final Prime Minister's Questions at the House of Commons. British Prime Minister David Cameron is leaving his official

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Larry, the 10 Downing Street cat, sits on the step outside the door of number 10 Downing Street in London. British Prime Minister David Cameron is leaving his official 10 Downing Street on Wednesday to make way for Theresa May, but one resident is staying put: Larry the cat. Larry has been stalking the corridors of power since 2011, when he was brought into the prime minister’s office to handle pest control affairs.

Britain's Prime Minister, David Cameron leaves through a rear entrance after a cabinet meeting at number 10 Downing Street, in central London

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Britain’s Prime Minister, David Cameron leaves through a rear entrance after a cabinet meeting at number 10 Downing Street, in central London, on Tuesday

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 12: A removal van loaded with cardboard boxes is inspected by police before entering Downing Street on July 12, 2016 in London, England. British Prime Minister David Cameron will step aside tomorrow (Wednesday) after his final Prime Minister's Questions allowing current Home Secretary Theresa May to move into 10 Downing Street. She was selected unopposed by Conservative MPs to be their new leader.  (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images)

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A removal van loaded with cardboard boxes is inspected by police before entering Downing Street in London, England. British Prime Minister David Cameron will step aside on Wednesday after his final Prime Minister’s Questions allowing current Home Secretary Theresa May to move into 10 Downing Street

The shoes of Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May as she walks past Larry the Downing Street cat as she arrives to attend a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street, in London, Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Theresa May will become Britain's new Prime Minister on Wednesday.

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The shoes of Britain’s Home Secretary Theresa May as she walks past Larry the Downing Street cat as she arrives to attend a cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street, in London. Theresa May will become Britain’s new Prime Minister on Wednesday.

 Preparations are seen ahead of British Home Secretary Theresa May launching her Conservative party leadership campaign at the IET events venue on July 11, 2016 in Birmingham, England. Theresa May MP and Andrea Leadsom MP are the last two remaining contenders in the leadership race to be prime minister of the United Kingdom after the resignation of David Cameron.(Photo by Christopher Furlong

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Preparations are seen ahead of British Home Secretary Theresa May launching her Conservative party leadership campaign at the IET events venue in Birmingham, England

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan lays a wreath at the London bombings 7/7 Memorial at Hyde Park in London, Britain

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Mayor of London Sadiq Khan lays a wreath at the London bombings 7/7 Memorial at Hyde Park in London, Britain

The Chilcot inquiry into Iraq reports.... A member of the stop the war coalition, dressed as Tony Blair, protest outside the Chilcot inquiry at the QE2 centre, central London.

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A member of the stop the war coalition, dressed as Tony Blair, protest outside the Chilcot inquiry at the QEII Centre in London 

Former London Mayor and Conservative MP Boris Johnson speaks as he rules himself out of becoming the next Conservative party leader at St Ermin's Hotel

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Former London Mayor and Conservative MP Boris Johnson speaks as he rules himself out of becoming the next Conservative party leader at St Ermin’s Hotel

Brokers react on a trading floor at BGC, in the Canary Wharf financial district of London, Britain June 27, 2016.    REUTERS/Toby Melville

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Brokers react on a trading floor at BGC, in the Canary Wharf financial district of London, Britain

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 27: Chancellor George Osborne speaks at The Treasury, where he moved to try to calm market turmoil triggered by the pro-Brexit vote on June 27, 2016 in London, United Kingdom.  Mr Osborne spoke ahead of the start of financial trading and outlined how the Government will "protect the national interest" after the UK voted to leave the EU. (Photo by Richard Pohle - WPA Pool/Gettty Images)

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Chancellor George Osborne speaks at The Treasury, where he moved to try to calm market turmoil triggered by the pro-Brexit vote in London, United Kingdom. Mr Osborne spoke ahead of the start of financial trading and outlined how the Government will “protect the national interest” after the UK voted to leave the EU

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house in London as he faces a full-scale revolt by his top team as a string of shadow ministers quit in protest at his leadership during the EU referendum campaign.

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house in London as he faces a full-scale revolt by his top team as a string of shadow ministers quit in protest at his leadership during the EU referendum campaign.