LONDO – The head of the SITE intelligence group says the Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the London attacks.
Theresa May has condemned the “evil” ideology behind the London Bridge terror attack, saying: “We are experiencing a new trend in the threat we face as terrorism breeds terrorism.”.
WASHINGTON – A British political leader and Fox News contributor suggested Sunday that thousands of suspected terrorists should be rounded up and imprisoned in internment camps in the wake of the London attacks. Nigel Farage, the former United Kingdom Independence Party Leader (UKIP), said Britain has been so weak on border control and clamping down on radicalization that World War II-style internment camps may be the answer.
PARIS-Following the third deadly terrorist attack Britain has suffered in less than three months, Prime Minister Theresa May vowed Sunday to “review” her country’s counterterrorism strategy. While May condemned what she called the “evil ideology of Islamist extremism,” the thrust of her new counterterrorism demands focused on a far more technical venue: the internet.
The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the deadly London attack that left seven people dead and dozens injured, according to the terror group’s news agency. The SITE Intelligence Group says ISIS posted a statement on its Amaq news agency claiming “a detachment of Islamic State fighters” was responsible for the Saturday night carnage, according to the Guardian.
The death toll from a terror attack at the heart of London rose to seven Sunday as Prime Minister Theresa May convened an emergency security cabinet session to deal with the crisis. The assault began Saturday night when a van veered off the road and barreled into pedestrians on busy London Bridge.
British Prime Minister Theresa May says an incident involving a vehicle and reported stabbings in London “is being treated as a potential act of terrorism”….
The Islamic State organization claims the London bombing
Three men threw a pickup truck and then carried out knife attacks on Saturday, killing at least seven people, including a French man before being shot dead by the police. The World | * Updated on Sunday evening, the Islamic state claimed responsibility for the attack.
The Canadian killed in London has been identified as Chrissy Archibald from Castlegar. The family has released a statement: “We grieve the loss of our beautiful, loving daughter and sister. She had room in her heart for everyone and believed strongly that every person was to be valued and respected.