Trump's anti-Muslim retweets spark angry response in British Parliament - LA Times

Los Angeles Times| Thu Nov 30 07:39:52 EST 2017
A furor over President Trump’s retweeting of a British anti-Muslim group’s videos deepened Thursday, with Britain’s ambassador to the United States saying he had expressed displeasure to the White House over the episode, and British parliamentarians venting outrage. The extraordinary public show of tension between two close allies began Wednesday when Trump shared incendiary videos posted by Britain First, a far-right group, prompting a sustained outcry in the United Kingdom and a more muted one from the president’s critics in the United States. The U.K.’s ambassador to Washington, Kim Darroch, said Thursday on Twitter that Britons “overwhelmingly reject the prejudiced rhetoric of the far ri..

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