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Andy Burnham burnishes his foreign policy credentials

Andy Burnham burnishes his foreign policy credentials
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If Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham's future leadership aspirations were ever in doubt, then take a look at his reaction to the news of Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election as Prime Minister of Israel last night:

— Andy Burnham (@andyburnhammp) March 18, 2015

Burnishing his foreign policy expertise: tick.

Cat-nipping the Labour left: tick.

About as subtle as Burnham's recent attempts in The Spectator to rebrand himself as 'mainstream Labour'. The general election campaign has barely begun, and already potential Miliband successors are getting their ducks in a row.