British PM warns of "mob rule" amid Israel-Hamas protests

CTV News February 29, 2024, 04:00 PM UTC

Summary: British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak warned of "mob rule" amid protests against the Israel-Hamas war, drawing criticism from human rights groups. Over 30,000 Palestinians and 1,200 Israelis were killed in the conflict. Protests in London have been mostly peaceful, but tensions have risen, leading to arrests and threats against lawmakers. Sunak announced a £31 million fund to enhance security for politicians. The government has faced criticism for restricting peaceful protests in recent years.

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