In the half-hour grilling, Mr Corbyn also defended a speech earlier on Friday in which he linked Britain's involvement in military engagements in Iraq, Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria with terrorism in the UK.
Nevertheless, May remains the heavy favourite to wake up as prime minister on June 9.
The Labour leader told the Andrew Neil Interviews on the BBC on Friday night that all his engagement with Northern Ireland was in pursuit of peace.
When asked specifically about a Wolfe Tone Society meeting he attended in London in 1987, Corbyn said he participated in a silence "to honour all those who died in Northern Ireland".
'The only poll that counts when it comes to elections is the poll that takes place on election day. and I will continue to be out campaigning across the country.
The verbal exchange followed apparent electorate gains by Labour.
But he suggested the role of nuclear weapons would be up for consideration in a strategic defence review planned if Labour wins office.
Despite the increased threat level throughout the country, and the addition of extra armed police and soldiers, the country's top counter-terrorism police officer urged Britons not to hide away indoors during the upcoming holiday weekend, which finds much of the country enjoying fine weather.
US plans missile test as North Korea threat rises
Vincent Stewart , director of the Defense Intelligence Agency , said this week that "left unchecked", Kim will eventually succeed. On Monday, Pyongyang said it is ready to start mass-producing a new medium-range missile after its latest missile test on Sunday.
Local ranchers hopeful after trade deal with China
Tensions have been stoked by President Donald Trump's complaints over the trade imbalance and Chinese market barriers. China agreed to give "full and prompt market access" to payments companies , like Mastercard Inc .
The Conservatives' fightback will start on Saturday when Boris Johnson, the foreign secretary and a grassroots' favourite, will tour the television and radio studios with the Tory message.
But he stressed the "responsibility" of government to minimise the chance of attacks and accused the Tory government of underfunding the police, increasing the terror threat with foreign interventions in Iraq, Syria and Libya, and "surrendering" freedoms in the face of the threat.
Mr Corbyn said the "war on terror is not working" and the troops deployed on the streets following the Manchester attack was a "stark reminder" that the approach was failing.
Buoyed by polls showing a decrease in the Conservatives' lead, Corbyn said that under Labour policy would be one that reduces the threat rather than increases it.
The suicide bomber who killed at least 22 people in Manchester is no more representative of British Muslims than the far-right extremist who murdered a lawmaker previous year, opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday.
The Labour mayor of Manchester, Andy Burnham, distanced himself from Mr Corbyn's comments. I don't support the IRA.
"We've had Theresa May promising in three elections to make cuts to immigration - I am making no promises on that". "We have to make our population secure".
Corbyn has held isolationist views for years. Polls have consistently shown that most voters oppose western adventurism and believe it has endangered the U.K. Corbyn's words will resonate among both the anti-interventionist left and the isolationist right (this is, after all, a country which has just voted to retreat from even its closest neighbors). [There's] a tendency to blame governments for everything, and I don't think we should.
"We went through all the horrors of Northern Ireland - all through the 70s and 80s - through the period of the Troubles, and eventually came from that a peace process, the Good Friday Agreement, and now relative peace and stability".
The upright front contrasts with the flowing rear to give the Sweptail a gloriously dramatic look unlike any other Rolls-Royce. The dashboard itself is remarkably minimalist, with few of the car's controls on display.
She left the area on foot. "Marissa Babiano is believed to be in DANGER if not located immediately", Armijo wrote. Police in Belen say a woman is accused of taking her 5-year-old daughter in a custodial interference situation.
Urbanski , 22, was arrested and charged with assault and first- and second-degree murder for the death of 23-year-old Richard W. The FBI is investigating this killing as a hate crime because Urbanski was a member of the "Alt-Reich Nation" Facebook group.
Abbas est à présent embourbé dans la crise des centaines de Palestiniens en grève de la faim dans les prisons israéliennes. L'annexion de Jérusalem-Est n'est pas reconnue par la communauté internationale qui considère Jérusalem-Est comme occupée.
South Korea's new president, Moon Jae-In, speaks during a press conference at the presidential Blue House in Seoul on May 10. Yesterday, the US said it could persuade China to impose new United Nations sanctions on North Korea .
The White House declined to comment, Miller says, adding, "That's not for lack of trying" on the part of the Washington Post . Knowing this, Russian Federation will feed false information into communication channels to throw off USA analysts.
Also, the number of funds holding First Bancorp in their top 10 equity positions was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number. RBC Capital Markets maintained First Financial Bancorp (NASDAQ:FFBC) on Monday, January 25 with "Sector Perform" rating.
Melania and Ivanka Trump covered their heads as a sign of papal respect, a gesture they did not do in Saudi Arabia or Israel. The First Lady made a decision to not to cover her head because Melania was not expected by the Saudis to wear the covering.
Kushner is one of Trump's most trusted advisers and has been tasked with myriad policy issues in the White House. Separate reports by Reuters said Kushner had three undisclosed contacts with Kislyak, including telephone calls.
Le jeune conducteur aurait à ce moment pris la fuite, déclenchant du même coup une poursuite policière. Une poursuite policière s'est alors engagée dans les rues du secteur.
Unités de contrôle de siège Kostal
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Chelsea cancel victory parade after terror attack
Arsenal's clash with London rivals Chelsea will kick-off at 5.30pm at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, May 27. Chelsea have already been crowned Premier League champions and are looking to complete a glorious Double.
Rooney left out again by England boss Southgate
Rooney's United team mate Paul Pogba dedicated Wednesday night's win in the Europa league to the victims of the atrocity . Somebody has to manage the development of a young player, and that has to be my call".
Conte hopeful of long-term Chelsea future
Arsenal are under pressure coming into the game, having failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. Arsene Wenger is into his 21st year as Arsenal manager but the Frenchman is yet to confirm his plans for next season.
Trump tells NATO to hike defense spending
Prime Minister Theresa May who Thursday spoke to him about leaks from US officials regarding the Manchester attack . Now, as president, his remarks didn't explicitly reaffirm America's commitment to it. "They are losers.
Warriors trample Brisbane Broncos with 28-10 win in Auckland
The Warriors have bounced back from successive NRL losses in style, swatting aside an undermanned Brisbane 28-10 in Auckland. Captain Roger Tuivasa-Sheck got on the end of Johnson's grubber two minutes from the break to make it 16-0 at half-time.
Police arrest 5th suspect in bombing near Manchester
Britain's security level has been upgraded to " critical " meaning officials believe another attack may be imminent. He says that Libyan youth in Manchester are particularly vulnerable to recruitment from Islamist extremists.