The King's first state visit of his reign has been postponed after widespread unrest in France erupted into violence over President Emmanuel Macron's retirement age reforms.
Sir Peter Westmacott, a former British Ambassador to France, has said that "it's a reality check of what's going on in the streets of France at a time when people are feeling very angry."
He added that presidential staff had likely thought that "there's too much risk involved" and "we don't want it to go wrong".
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