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Galloway attacker jailed

A man who attacked the Bradford West MP George Galloway, while calling him an "anti-semite" has been jailed for 16 months.

Drug addict Neil Masterson assaulted the Respect MP in a street in London in August.

George Galloway after the assault Credit: Respect Party

Mr Galloway was left with cuts and bruises to his head and ribs.

The court heard the 60 year old politician felt he would have been killed if Masterson, who admitted assault, had been armed with a knife.