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UK: Thousands join far-right 'Day of Freedom' rally in London01:03

UK: Thousands join far-right 'Day of Freedom' rally in London

United Kingdom, London
May 6, 2018 at 20:34 GMT -00:00 · Published

Supporters of the far-right English Defence League (EDL), reportedly attended by co-founder Tommy Robinson, held a so-called 'Day for Freedom' rally in London's Whitehall, Sunday, claiming to be for the cause of protecting freedom of speech.Besides Robinson, other controversial right-wing figures, such as former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos and Canadian alt-right star Lauren Southern are expected to speak in 'defence of free speech' at the demonstration.Anti-fascist and anti-racist groups have organised counter-protests opposing the event.

UK: Thousands join far-right 'Day of Freedom' rally in London01:03
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Supporters of the far-right English Defence League (EDL), reportedly attended by co-founder Tommy Robinson, held a so-called 'Day for Freedom' rally in London's Whitehall, Sunday, claiming to be for the cause of protecting freedom of speech.Besides Robinson, other controversial right-wing figures, such as former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos and Canadian alt-right star Lauren Southern are expected to speak in 'defence of free speech' at the demonstration.Anti-fascist and anti-racist groups have organised counter-protests opposing the event.

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