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#521 Post by Beate » Sat Jun 03, 2017 10:30 pm

Oh God. There's something going on in London Bridge. Terrorist attack? Stay away and be safe!
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#522 Post by Beate » Sat Jun 03, 2017 10:34 pm

Van run into pedestrians. Stabbings? Details unclear. Station now closed.
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#523 Post by elski » Sat Jun 03, 2017 10:35 pm

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#524 Post by McG » Sat Jun 03, 2017 10:35 pm

Beate wrote:Van run into pedestrians. Stabbings? Details unclear. Station now closed.
Shocking events in London again. A number of people, up to 10, injured by a van running them over.
Now a 2nd incident at Borough Market in London. No details.
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#525 Post by Beate » Sat Jun 03, 2017 11:28 pm

Met Police report there is a second incident on Borough Market
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#526 Post by Beate » Sat Jun 03, 2017 11:51 pm

And now a third incident in Vauxhall!
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#527 Post by cinefila1 » Sun Jun 04, 2017 12:12 am

This is awful and appears to have been well orchestrated!

You can hear all the police helicopters along the river...
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#528 Post by McG » Sun Jun 04, 2017 12:58 am

Now declared as 2 terrorist incidents at London Bridge and Borough Market. The one at Vauxhall is a stabbing but unrelated incident.
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#529 Post by Beate » Sun Jun 04, 2017 9:04 am

Six people dead, plus three terror suspects, 48 people in hospital, including a seriously injured British Transport Police officer who was first at the scene

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/201 ... nt-reports
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#530 Post by The Sparrow » Sun Jun 04, 2017 4:03 pm

That copper is a genuine hero.
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