Archive for the ‘Terrorism’ Category
- Eight arrests in London and Birmingham followed Wednesday’s attac.
- Seven of the injured are still in hospital in a critical condition.
- A further 29 had been treated in hospital.
22 March 2017
4 people killed
- 12 Britons in hospital
- 3 French children injured
- 9 other nationalities affected
- 8 arrests made
March 22, 2016: Two blasts ripped through the Brussels airport, turning a busy travel hub in the heart of Europe into a scene of carnage.Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
The attack unfolded around 2:40 p.m., when the driver of a large vehicle mowed down pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, which leads to Parliament, killing 2 and injuring others, before crashing into a railing. After the crash, at least one man left the vehicle and approached Parliament, where he stabbed an armed police officer to death and was fatally shot by the police.Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
- A police officer has died after being stabbed outside the Houses of Parliament
- Two other people have died and at least 20 others are injured after the attacker drove into them in a car on Westminster Bridge
- The alleged assailant was shot and killed by armed police
- Footage on social media shows people lying injured in the road
- Metropolitan Police say they are treating it as a terrorist incident and buildings are in lockdown