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2 arrested in right-wing and pro-Trump protests in London



LONDON – British police arrested a man and woman at a right-wing protest in London, where people support a prominent right. activist joined the demonstration "Welcome Trump".

The small rally supporting US President Donald Trump, who is in Scotland after visiting London, joined the "Free Tommy Robinson" protest on Saturday in London's Whitehall. Robinson, whose real name is Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, founded an anti-Muslim group and was jailed for contempt of court after issuing a criminal trial in May.

Scotland Yard imposed restrictions on both rallies "due to concerns of serious public disorder". He said that a June demonstration by the group "Free Tommy" resulted in serious violence in London and resulted in nine arrests.

The force said that the two arrested on Saturday were suspected of crimes of public order.

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