Ashley Cowburn

Ashley Cowburn is a Political Correspondent at The Independent. He was the winner of the 2014 Anthony Howard Award for young journalists.

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Donald Trump is a danger to the world, says Jeremy Corbyn

‘The US is the strongest military power on the planet by a very long way. It has a special responsibility to use its power with care and to support international efforts to resolve conflicts collectively and peacefully,’ Mr Corbyn said

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Corbyn signals he would refuse to send more troops to Afghanistan

It came as the Labour leader, unveiling the party’s campaign battlebus in Manchester, emblazoned with the party’s slogan ‘for the many, not the few’, used a speech to declare the issue of Brexit ‘is settled’ and promised a reckoning for ‘tax cheats, rip-off bosses and greedy bankers’ if Labour wins the election