London Mayor Sadiq Khan has requested that the British government rescind its invitation for a state visit to Trump following his tweets criticizing Khan’s response to the London attack, the Guardianreports.
“At least seven dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and mayor of London says there is ‘no reason to be alarmed!’” Trump wrote on Twitter.
Khan did say there was “no reason to be alarmed” when speaking to Sky News, though he was speaking to Londoners about increased police presence following the attack, not about terrorism.
In a television appearance on Monday, Khan said Trump was wrong about “many things” and indicated that his diplomatic visit should be cancelled. Read more (6/6/17)