Boris Johnson has claimed that anti-racism protests within the UK have been “hijacked by extremists intent on violence”.

On Twitter, the prime minister additionally stated it’s “absurd and shameful” {that a} statue of Sir Winston Churchill is liable to being attacked throughout upcoming protests.

In response to the demonstrations sparked by the demise of George Floyd within the US, Mr Johnson wrote: “We can’t now attempt to edit or censor our previous. We can’t faux to have a special historical past. The statues in our cities and cities had been put up by earlier generations.”

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