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'Proof NHS at risk under US trade deal' - Labour

Labour says it has evidence the NHS would be at risk under a post-Brexit trade deal with the US.At a press conference in London, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he had a 451-page dossier showing initial talks had taken place on drug prices and the NHS.These documents provide more detail on the meetings Channel 4's Dispatches programme reported on last month.But Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the claims were "nonsense" and the NHS would not be part of formal talks.In the Conservative manifesto, published at the weekend, the party explicitly stated neither the price paid for drugs nor the services provided would be "on the table".Meanwhile the SNP has published its manifesto which includes a pledge to "stop the NHS becoming a lev ...