Commentator Mike Parry has warned of the rise in “sectarian politics” in Britain following last week’s General Election, as four constituencies saw MP’s win after running on Gaza-led campaigns.

Shockat Adam of Leicester South, Adnan Hussain of Blackburn, Iqbal Mohamed of Dewsbury and Batley and Ayoub Khan of Birmingham Perry Barr all became Independent MPs in their constituencies after focusing their campaigns heavily on pro-Palestine beliefs.