May 14, 2021

Parsons Green: Armed police search house over Tube bombing

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From BBC Police have arrested an 18-year-old man on suspicion of a terror offence in connection with Friday’s attack on a London Tube train. Armed police are searching a house in Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey. The arrest is “very significant” and the terror threat level remains “critical”, Metropolitan Police Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said. The man […]

Manchester attack: Homeless hero ‘stole bank card from injured victim’

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By Gabriel Samuels From Independent UK Crowdfunding page to cover Chris Parker’s living costs raised over £52,000 A homeless man who rushed to help victims of the Manchester Arena suicide bombing has been charged with stealing a bank card from a woman injured in the attack. Greater Manchester Police confirmed Chris Parker, 33, had been […]

Why the latest wave of terrorism will get worse before it gets better

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By Bruce Newsome, The Conversation From Business Insider The latest attacks in London and Manchester– like last year’s attacks in Orlando, Florida andSt. Cloud, Minnesota – epitomize what I call the newest form of terrorism. The newest terrorists aim to kill as many people as possible, as frequently as possible, as horrifically as possible, intimately, […]

UPDATE – Manchester explosion: 22 dead and 59 hurt in suicide bombing

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From BBC -UK Terror threat raised to critical – see http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-40023488 Police have named Salman Abedi, 22, as the suspected bomber. Eight-year-old girl Saffie-Rose Roussos, from Lancashire, named as victim of Manchester Arena attack Twenty-two people have been killed and 59 injured in a suicide bombing at Manchester Arena at the end of a concert […]