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Someone Hacked Jeremy Corbyn's Twitter Account And Abused David Cameron

"Davey Cameron is a pie"

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Jeremy Corbyn's Twitter account was apparently hacked on Sunday night by someone who posted a series of abusive tweets.

The tweets variously include a football chant, a message opposing the renewal of the Trident nuclear missile defence system, and a declaration that the prime minister of the United Kingdom is "a pie".

The person responsible then tweeted a final simple, powerful message to the world: "Straya cunts".


"Straya cunts" is a phrase used by some Australians as a spontaneous expression of pride or to justify idiotic behaviour.

The tweets were deleted within minutes.

It is unclear whether Jeremy Corbyn really thinks David Cameron is "a pie".

Jim Waterson is a politics editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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