Trump to make long-delayed visit to Britain in July

Sadiq Khan shows what he really thinks of Trump's visit

Along with the Together Against Trump protest, the Top Trump Targets campaign, which brings together 14 organisations that support women, BAME people, LGBTQ+ individuals, and refugee communities, have also reiterated their pledge to raise money for the minority groups whom Trump has stood against.

In an interview with LBC radio Mr Johnson said that Mr Trump was "thick-skinned" enough to deal with any protests and suggested that he might be able to win over critics such as London Mayor Sadiq Khan and Commons Speaker John Bercow. "He will also no doubt see that Londoners hold their liberal values of freedom of speech very dear".

President Donald Trump is in the middle of a 5-country, 12-date tour of Asia, which now finds him in Beijing, China.

Though it's unclear whether or not Trump will be meeting Her Majesty, The Guardian reports that the July 13th trip will not be an official state visit for the books.

And, prior to the 2016 U.S presidential election, Khan told British broadcasters that he hoped Hillary Clinton "trounces" Trump and said that he would be happy to educate Trump about Islam.

Kahn has a particularly tense relationship with Trump as he is the first Muslim mayor of any major Western capital city, and it's no secret that Trump holds anti-Muslim views and spews Islamophobic rhetoric regularly.

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The controversial trip will be a "working visit" rather than a full-blown state occasion.

But many people believed that excuse was bogus and speculated that Trump was really skipping the grand opening to avoid protests.

It has been rumoured that Mr Trump will meet the Queen at Balmoral on Friday, July 13 - although it is not a state visit - after talks with Theresa May.

Woody Johnson said the USA president's "tough and argumentative" streak came from his heritage in Scotland.

Trump previously cancelled a trip to the United Kingdom, refusing to open the new USA embassy in London, which relocated from Mayfair to the banks of the Thames. "Sadly, that will not be the case in London".

'Most politicians don't weigh it out the way he does and so he is going to get a lot of criticism for that as people interpret where he is taking everything.

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