Foreign Office investigates reports that state-funded body targeted Corbyn

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Leaked documents suggest Fife-based charity promoted anti-Labour tweets

The Foreign Office minister, Alan Duncan, has ordered an investigation into reports the government provided funding to a Scottish-based charity meant to counter online Russian propaganda, which also spread unfavourable views about Jeremy Corbyn.

The Institute for Statecraft, a small charity based in Fife, received hundreds of thousands of pounds in Foreign Office money.

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