British politician and Labour MP Jo Cox died after being attacked in a local constituency, police confirmed, the design of an immense setback campaign on the country’s future in the European Union [EU].
Vigils British politician assassinated and Labour MP Jo Cox
Cox, an explicit Remain activist, was reportedly shot and stabbed during a public regular meeting with constituents in Birstall, near Leeds, in northern England on Thursday.
In this regard, a 52-year-old man was arrested by police in West Yorkshire in connection with the attack.
The 41-year-old mother of two and a graduate of Cambridge has become a Member of Parliament in May 2015, which represents Batley and Spen in Yorkshire.
In tune with Cox, both “Leave” and “stay” campaign, which will decide whether the United Kingdom’s accession in the European Union in a referendum on June 23, said they were suspending their operations in the attack later.
In the end, the prime minister of the kingdom of David Cameron canceled a rally Thursday night in Gibraltar, while the “strongest in the” campaign stopped all activities for the day.