Sir Mo Farah: Olympic champion criticises Donald Trump’s US travel ban-NewsCO

January 29, 2017

Farah won Olympic gold in both the 5,000m and 10,000m in 2012 and 2016

Britain’s four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Mo Farah has criticised US President Donald Trump for imposing an order that leaves him unsure whether he can return to the United States.

Farah, 33, was born in Somalia but has lived in Oregon for the past six years.

Somali nationals are among those banned from travelling to the US under the executive order issued on Friday.

“It’s deeply troubling that I will have to tell my children daddy might not be able to come home,” said Farah.

Writing on his Facebook page,