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World leaders descend on Buckingham Palace for Nato visit hosted by Queen

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World leaders have descended on Buckingham Palace this night (Picture: PA/ AP)

Nato leaders have arrived at Buckingham Palace this night for a reception hosted by Queen Elizabeth II.

Donald Trump and Melania had been among the many first to reach amid heavy safety, as protesters took to the encircling areas to display in opposition to the assembly.

The First Lady wore a putting yellow Valentino coat teamed with fuchsia heels, whereas the US President sported a darkish colored go well with and royal blue tie.

Earlier as we speak the couple met with Prince Charles and Camilla for afternoon tea at Clarence House.

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall are additionally in attendance for the reception, whereas the Duchess of Cambridge was photographed arriving by car.

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 03: US President Donald Trump and First lady Melania Trump arrive for Tea hosted by Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall at Clarence House on December 03, 2019 in London, England. President Trump is in the UK to attend the NATO Leaders Summit, marking the 70th anniversary of the organisation. (Photo by Chris Jackson - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
and Melania had been among the many first to reach (Picture: Getty Images)
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall meets US President Donald Trump and wife Melania at Clarence House, central London, as Nato leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance. PA Photo. Picture date: Tuesday December 3, 2019. Photo credit should read: Victoria Jones/PA Wire
They met with Charles and Camilla earlier as we speak (Picture: PA)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 03: U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife First Lady of the United States Melania Trump arrive at a reception for NATO leaders hosted by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on December 3, 2019 in London, England. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II hosted the reception at Buckingham Palace for NATO Leaders to mark 70 years of the NATO Alliance. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
Their arrival has prompted protests within the capital (Picture: Getty Images)
The Duchess of Cambridge during the reception in Buckingham Palace, London, as Nato leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance. PA Photo. Picture date: Tuesday December 3, 2019. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire
The Duchess of Cambridge mingled with friends (Picture: PA)
The Duchess of Cambridge during the reception in Buckingham Palace, London, as Nato leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance. PA Photo. Picture date: Tuesday December 3, 2019. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire
The leaders are marking 70 years since Nato was fashioned (Picture: PA)

Kate opted for a inexperienced Emilia Wickstead gown for the event, and wore her hair styled in unfastened curls.

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The Queen was later seen shaking leaders’ palms whereas sporting a inexperienced gown, accessorised with an emerald inexperienced scarf, a pearl necklace and pearl earrings.

Her look comes simply days after an online hoax started in a WhatsApp group claimed she had died.

The Nato visit marks 70 years for the reason that alliance was first fashioned after the Second World War in 1949.

Other world leaders attending the palace this night embrace German Chancellor , Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Turkish President .

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall watch as Queen Elizabeth II is introduced to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, during a reception at Buckingham Palace, London, as Nato leaders attend to mark 70 years of the alliance. PA Photo. Picture date: Tuesday December 3, 2019. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire
The Queen wore an emerald gown (Picture: AP)
Queen Elizabeth II with Melania Trump during the reception in Buckingham Palace, London, as Nato leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance. PA Photo. Picture date: Tuesday December 3, 2019. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire
She appeared to take pleasure in chatting with her friends (Picture: PA)
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson greets Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel during a reception at Buckingham Palace, as NATO leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance, in London, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump and his NATO counterparts were gathering in London Tuesday to mark the alliance's 70th birthday amid deep tensions as spats between leaders expose a lack of unity that risks undermining military organization's credibility. (Yui Mok/Pool Photo via AP)
greeted German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Picture: AP)
Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel and Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte greet each other during a reception at Buckingham Palace, as NATO leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance, in London, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019. U.S. President Donald Trump and his NATO counterparts were gathering in London Tuesday to mark the alliance's 70th birthday amid deep tensions as spats between leaders expose a lack of unity that risks undermining military organization's credibility. (Yui Mok/Pool Photo via AP)
The Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, was all smiles for Merkel (Picture: AP)
epa08042098 British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (R) and French President Emmanuel Macron (L) during a reception at Buckingham Palace, London, as leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance during the NATO Summit in London, Britain, 03 December 2019. NATO countries' heads of states and governments gather in London for a two-day meeting. EPA/Yui Mok / POOL
Boris had his arm wrapped round President Emmanuel Macron (Picture: PA)
epa08042084 Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson (R) talks with guests during a reception at Buckingham Palace, London, as leaders gather to mark 70 years of the alliance during the NATO Summit in London, Britain, 03 December 2019. NATO countries' heads of states and governments gather in London for a two-day meeting. EPA/Yui Mok / POOL
The Prime Minister was unfazed by the protests (Picture: EPA)

Once inside, they posed for a big group photograph with the Queen, Prince Charles and Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

The leaders then moved on to Downing Street, the place they had been handled to Christmas carols sang by a choir exterior Number 10.

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The visit comes simply as Labour chief vowed to confront President Trump over claims he is after the NHS, issuing a warning that ‘public services are not for sale’.

Meanwhile as we speak tons of of NHS employees and anti-war activists began a protest within the surrounding areas of the Nato visit.

Demonstrators marched from Trafalgar Square in the direction of Buckingham Palace with placards bearing messages comparable to ‘No to Trump, No to War’ and ‘Trump, Hands off our NHS’.

The Princess Royal (left) talks to the Chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel, during a reception at Buckingham Palace, London, as Nato leaders attend to mark 70 years of the alliance. PA Photo. Picture date: Tuesday December 3, 2019. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire
Merkel chatted to Princess Anne (Picture: PA)
Leaders of Nato alliance countries, and its secretary general, join Queen Elizabeth II and the Prince of Wales for a group picture during a reception in Buckingham Palace, London, as they gathered to mark 70 years of the alliance. Back row, from left: Xavier Bettel, Prime Minister of Luxembourg; Egils Levits, President of Latvia; Gitanas Nauseda, President of Lithuania; Dusko Markovic, Prime Minister of Montenegro; Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway; Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of Netherlands; Zuzana Caputova, President of Slovakia; Andrzej Duda, President of Poland; Antonio Costa, Prime Minister of Portugal; Klaus Iohannis, President of Romania; Marjan Sarec, Prime Minister of Slovenia. Middle row from left: Edi Rama, Prime Minister of Albania; Zoran Zaev, Prime Minister of North Macedonia; Mette Frederiksen, Prime Minister of Denmark; Juri Ratas, Prime Minister of Estonia; Emmanuel Macron, President of France; Angela Merkel, President of Germany; Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Prime Minister of Greece; Viktor Orban, Prime Minister of Hungary; Katrin Jakobsdottir, Prime Minister of Iceland; Giuseppe Conte, Prime Minister of Italy; Andrej Plenkovic, Prime Minister of Croatia. Seated from left: Sophie Wilmas, Prime Minister of Belgium; Rumen Radev, President of Bulgaria; Donald Trump, President of United States; The Prince of Wales; Jens Stoltenberg, Nato Secretary General; Queen Elizabeth II; Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom; Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada; Pedro Sanchez, Acting Prime Minister of Spain; Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of Turkey; Milos Zeman, President of the Czech Republic. PA Photo. Picture date: Tuesday December 3, 2019. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire
All the leaders posed for a bunch photograph with the Queen and Prince Charles (Picture: PA)

Various protesters expressed their fears over the impression of a future commerce deal between the US and the UK on the NHS.

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While others known as on Nato and Turkey to cease their ‘war on Kurds’.

Police allowed protesters to make their approach down The Mall as official vehicles carrying the world leaders arrived on the opposite aspect of the limitations.

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