Suspended Rotherham Peer claims quotes "fabrication"

Lord Ahmed, a Labour peer, from our region has strenuously denied offering a ten million pound bounty for the capture of US President Barack Obama.

Lord Ahmed of Rotherham was quoted as making the remarks by a newspaper in Pakistan - and he's been suspended by his party.

He claims it is fabrication.

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Labour peer suspended

South Yorkshire peer Lord Ahmed has been suspended by the party over claims he offered a £10m bounty on US President Barack Obama