No 10 says Donald Trump's retweet of Britain First's Jayda Fransen is '˜wrong'

Downing Street has said Donald Trump was 'wrong' to share anti-Muslim videos posted online by the deputy leader of far-right group Britain First.

Wednesday, 29th November 2017, 4:28 pm
Updated Wednesday, 29th November 2017, 4:29 pm
One of the posts which President Trump retweeted

The US president retweeted to his 43.6 million followers three posts by Jayda Fransen on Wednesday, including unverified footage purporting to show Muslims committing crimes.

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The Prime Minister’s official spokesman said Britain First sought to divide communities through its use of “hateful narratives which peddle lies and stoke tensions”.

“It is wrong for the president to have done this,” the spokesman said.