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Donald Trump travel ban: Crowds gather in protest outside US Embassy at 'Muslim ban' immigration policy

The protest began the Grosvenor Square venue before moving towards Whitehall and Downing Street

Thousands of people converged in London on Saturday (February) for the latest Donald Trump protest .

They gathered at outside the US Embassy before making their way down to Downing Street in protest at the immigration ban being imposed by President Donald Trump .

It is the latest mass demonstration against the travel ban, which affects seven Muslim-majority countries in Africa and the Middle East.

More than 11,000 people are estimated to have joined the demonstration outside the US Embassy in Grosvenor Square, Mayfair .

The protest comes after airlines said they are allowing nationals targeted by the ban to board flights to America, after a US judge ruled the Executive Order, signed by Trump on January 27, was unconstitutional.

Thousands are in London on Saturday (February 4) protesting against Donald Trump(Image: Stand Up To Racism)

But the president has vowed to overturn the legal ruling, saying it could lead to "big trouble".

The ban targeted national from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen.

A number of groups came together to organise the demonstration - Stop the War Coalition, Stand Up to Racism, Muslim Association of Britain, Muslim Engagement and Development, the Muslim Council of Britain, CND, Friends of Al-Aqsa, The People’s Assembly Against Austerity and Help Refugees Worldwide.

A Facebook group set up in advance of the event said: ”Trump’s ban on Muslims must be opposed by all who are against racism and support basic human rights. Theresa May’s collusion with Trump must end.”

Among the banners seen during the day were ‘Love Trumps Hate’, ‘Theresa the Appeaser’ and ‘Make America Think Again’.

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