Londoners rally against Trump’s state visit

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Thousands gathered outside London’s Houses of Parliament on Monday evening to protest US President Donald Trump’s state visit to the UK. As UK lawmakers were discussing the issue, more than 1.8 million people signed a petition calling for the US president’s visit to be scrapped. Many protesters also denounced Brexit, which they see as a manifestation of rising nationalism in the West.

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