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London: A van plowed into a group of Muslim worshipers as they were leaving prayers at a pair of north London mosques early Monday, leaving 1 dead and injuring 10 others in what is being called a “terrorist attack.”

Washington Post


Mali: At least 2 tourists were killed and 32 others rescued on Sunday after gunmen attacked a luxury resort popular with Westerners near Mali’s capital city of Bamako

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Somalia: At least 17 people were killed in the night-long siege of a popular Mogadishu restaurant by al-Shabab Islamic extremists

Washington Post

  • Attackers moved from room to room, looking for people.
  • Survivors said they hid under tables and curtains as attackers continued firing in the restaurant and hunted for patrons.
  • All five attackers were killed

 


First doctor on scene: London’s Air Ambulance doctor describes London Bridge attack response

London Bridge


London Bridge: As bystanders and police rushed to help injured victims….

First doc on the scene at the London Bridge attack


Iran: Gunmen stormed the nation’s parliament in Tehran, setting off an explosive, while a suicide bomb went off at the mausoleum of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini; 2 killed, dozens wounded

NY Daily News

 

 


London: Witnesses speak

NY Times

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NY Times video of the London Bridge attack

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London: 7 now dead and 48 taken to 5 hospitals; 3 suspects dead.

BBC

  1. Seven people have been killed and three suspects shot dead by police after terror attack at London Bridge and Borough Market
  2. Speeding van hit pedestrians, before suspects jumped out and stabbed members of public and police officer
  3. Suspects wore hoax explosive vests, say police
  4. London Ambulance Service says 48 patients taken to five hospitals
  5. PM Theresa May condemns the “single evil ideology of Islamist extremism,” saying “enough is enough”
  6. Police have opened a casualty bureau. Telephone numbers are 0800 096 1233 and 020 7158 0197
  7. All major political parties suspend national general election campaigning, except UKIP

 

 


Kabul: Seven people died and over 100 were injured Saturday when 3 suicide bombers struck a funeral

CNN

 


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