The US Embassy in London has warned Americans in the British capital to keep a low profile during Donald Trump’s visit later this week in case violent protests break out against the American president.
Thousands of Britons have promised to welcome Trump with a “carnival of protests” when he lands on Thursday in the UK on his first state visit to the country.
The protesters are also planning to fly a blimp over the British parliament portraying Trump as an orange, snarling baby.
Many Britons see Trump as crude, volatile and opposed to their values on a range of issues.
More than 50,000 people have so far signed up to join protests against Trump in London.
“Numerous demonstrations are being planned for July 12 to 14, 2018, surrounding the visit of the President of the United States to the United Kingdom,” the US embassy said in the alert on its website.
“Several of the events are expected to attract large crowds and there will…