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    Jeremy Corbyn to take aim at tax avoidance in speech at UN /Link

    Labour leader to promise action on tax havens and attack ‘global scandal’ of wealthy few controlling 90% of resources

    Jeremy Corbyn will describe “grotesque” levels of inequality and mass tax avoidance as among the most pressing challenges faced by the world, in a speech at the UN headquarters in New York.

    The Labour leader will highlight four main threats faced by humanity: the concentration of wealth and power in a small group, exacerbated by tax avoidance; climate change; the refugee crisis, and what he will call a “bomb first, think later” approach to conflict resolution.

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    (@)Peter Walker Political correspondent

    Published on 08 Dec 2017 at 12:01AM

    Jeremy Corbyn will be speaking at UN headquarters in New York.

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