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Two men charged over poppy burning protest in London

Two men have been charged in connection with a protest during Armistice Day in west London.

A model of a poppy was burned in a demonstration in Kensington during the two-minute silence held to mark Armistice Day on 11 November.

Mohammed Haque, 30, and Amdadur Choudhury, 26, were charged under section two of the Public Order Act.

The men are due to appear at City of Westminster Magistrates' Court on 22 December, the Metropolitan Police said.

The addresses of the men were not disclosed by the court.

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