8 Nov 2023

Pro-Palestinian protests to go ahead on Armistice Day, despite Prime Minister’s objection

News Correspondent

Prime Minister summoned Metropolitan Police Chief Sir Mark Rowley to Downing Street earlier to provide reassurances about this Saturday’s Pro-Palestinian protests taking place on Armistice day.

Rishi Sunak has called the planned demonstration ‘disrespectful’ but now says allowing the march is a sign of the nation’s commitment to freedom – the value celebrated on Armistice Day.