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Livingstone removes Israeli flag from front door

Ken Livingstone has been captured on video, coming out of his house to remove an Israeli flag that was tied to his front door.

Dressed in an 'old Labour' t-shirt and braces, the suspended MP, was heard saying "what's this?" as he came out to check if there was someone at his door and instead found a flag attached to the knocker.

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Mann told Livingstone row 'completely inappropriate'

Mann angrily confronted Livingstone in Westminster Credit: Pool

Labour MP John Mann has been told it is "completely inappropriate" to be involved in public rows on television after his bust up with Ken Livingstone earlier today.

It comes after Mann angrily confronted Livingstone in Westminster, calling him a "disgusting racist" and a "Nazi apologist" over comments he made on anti-Semitism.

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Ken Livingstone: 'I've stated historical fact'

Ken Livingstone has defended his comments about Hitler supporting Zionism as "historical fact".

Ken Livingstone speaking to reporters Credit: ITV News

Around 30 Labour MPs have called for his suspension from the Labour party.

When asked if he was going to apologise he told ITV News: "For what, stating historical fact?

"I haven't offended anybody. I've stated historical fact."

Mr Livingstone spoke before he was suspended by the Labour Party.

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Ken Livingstone suspended by the Labour Party

Ken Livingstone has been suspended by the Labour Party. Credit: PA

Ken Livingstone has been suspended by the Labour Party after he said Adolf Hitler was "supporting Zionism" when he rose to power in the 1930s.

A Labour spokesman said: “Ken Livingstone has been suspended by the Labour Party, pending an investigation, for bringing the Party into disrepute.

“The Chief Whip has summoned John Mann MP to discuss his conduct."

Mr Livingstone made the comments during an interview in which he was defending MP Naz Shah, who from suspended from the Labour Party on Wednesday over "anti-Semitic" comments.

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Nick Clegg tells Ken Livingstone his actions were 'weird'

Nick Clegg was surprised by Ken Livingstone's comments. Credit: PA

Former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg told Ken Livingstone his actions were "weird" after he said Adolf Hitler was "supporting Zionism" when he rose to power in the 1930s.

Speaking on the BBC, he said: "I never ever thought I would see the day that mainstream, well-known politicians like you would start raking over Hitler's views in a way that people would simply not understand.

"You are responsible for choosing your words carefully and not entering into this weird contorted maze which allows you to start talking about Hitler in the same breath as the Jewish community in Britain today."

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John Mann calls for Livingstone to be expelled from Labour

John Mann has joined calls for Ken Livingstone to be suspended. Credit: PA

John Mann MP has called for Ken Livingstone to be expelled from the Labour Party over comments he made on anti-Semitism.

Following his explosive confrontation with the former Mayor of London, Mr Mann said in a statement: "I have called for Ken Livingstone to be suspended and then expelled from the Labour Party.

"Ken Livingstone clearly hasn’t read Mein Kampf, nor has he studied history. His comments are calculated to offend and are factually inaccurate.

"A top historian would be able to tell him that in 1932 the Nazis had no such policy."

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Labour MP in angry confrontation with Ken Livingstone

A Labour MP has had an explosive confrontation with Ken Livingstone over comments the former Mayor of London made on anti-Semitism.

John Mann confronted Livingstone who was on his way to give media interviews in Westminster, repeatedly calling him a "disgusting racist" and a "Nazi apologist".

A number of Labour MPs have called for Livingstone to be suspended after he said Hitler "was supporting Zionism before he went mad and ended up killing six million Jews".

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