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Livingstone apologises for 'psychiatric help' comment

Ken Livingstone has said he is sorry for "anyone who is offended" by his comment directed at shadow defence minister Kevan Jones.

The former mayor of London responded to criticism from Mr Jones by suggesting he needed "psychiatric help".

Kevan Jones - who has suffered with depression - said the comments were "gravely offensive".

Mr Livingstone spoke to Newsnight's Emily Maitlis.

  • 18 Nov 2015
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