London pub renames itself The Trump Arms ahead of presidential visit

Evarado Alatorre
Julio 12, 2018

Morgan said it was "utterly ironic and weird" that there could be bigger protests around Mr Trump's visit than during trips to the United Kingdom by the leaders of countries with questionable human rights records including Saudi Arabia and Turkey.

"I said "If the President is coming to town I'll call it the Trump Arms", he said.

The "demonstration alert" issued by the embassy also tells Americans to "exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings that may become violent".

The six-metre-tall inflatable, which wears a diaper and carries a smartphone, is set to fly on Jul 13 between 9.30am and 11.30am above Parliament Square Garden, next to the Houses of Parliament.

"That is why I welcome President Trump's forthcoming meeting with President Putin - open channels of communication between the U.S. and Russian Federation are key to managing the risks of confrontation".

Americans living in Britain have been warned to "keep a low profile" during Donald Trump's visit to avoid being caught up in "violent" protests.

Police chiefs have warned the massive deployment will have an impact for months, as officers take days off for Trump-related overtime and potentially cause difficulty for colleagues left behind. The dinner will include 100 ministers and guests, including people from a variety of sectors.

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The demonstration is organised by 'Scotland United Against Trump.' It is to be noted that the US President is also expected to visit Scotland, where he owns a number of golf resorts, the day after his visit to London, read a statement by the Foreign Press Association.

Mr Khan said: "If it's peaceful and if it's safe". "You need to be a part of saying no to some of these people".

Last month, Labour member of Parliament Gavin Shuker ran down a list of objections to Trump: the separation of migrant families and detention of children; the USA departure from the United Nations' Human Rights Council; the US president's praise for North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

The prime minister will host a gala dinner and a meeting with Trump, giving them time to talk.

"Sadiq Khan is a total disgrace", he said of the Labour politician.

Mr Trump tweeted of his visit cancellation: "Reason I canceled my trip to London is that I am not a big fan of the Obama Administration having sold perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for "peanuts", only to build a new one in an off location for 1.2 billion dollars". "They trust us with stuff on intelligence", he said. The issue is 'Do they have freedom to protest, freedom to assemble and should they be allowed to do so?

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