Suspect in British MP Jo Cox Slaying a Longtime Neo-Nazi Supporter, Watchdog Group Says

Suspect in British MP Jo Cox Slaying a Longtime Neo-Nazi Supporter, Watchdog Group SaysCox, a British Member of Parliament (MP) and mother of two, was killed in a shooting and stabbing midday Thursday after a town hall meeting in West Yorkshire, England. She was an MP for the Labour Party. According to records obtained by the Southern Poverty Law Center, the U.S.-based organization that monitors hate groups, the suspect, whom the center identified as Thomas Mair, was a “dedicated supporter” of the National Alliance, a once-prominent white supremacist organization in the United States.

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