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UK News Multiple injuries reported in London stabbing incident

19:55  29 november  2019
19:55  29 november  2019 Source:   theweek.com

Man, 19, is stabbed to death in fight outside east London block of flats in capital's 125th murder this case this year

  Man, 19, is stabbed to death in fight outside east London block of flats in capital's 125th murder this case this year Another teenager has been stabbed to death on the streets in so-called lawless London, in what has become the 125th murder to rock the capital this year.Police were called at 10.20pm to Ilford, after reports of a fight outside a residential block.

a police officer standing next to a car: London police officers. © Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP London police officers.

The London Ambulance Service declared a "major incident" on Friday at London Bridge, where multiple people were stabbed by a suspect who was subsequently shot and killed by police, CNN reports. On Twitter, London's Metropolitan Police Service said that "as a precaution, we are currently responding to this incident as though it is terror-related."

The chaotic scene unfolded around 1:58 PM, with one nearby worker telling CNN of hearing "more than five" gunshots in the area of the iconic bridge, and another saying, "A colleague out for lunch messaged to say there'd been an incident...I went straight to the window and saw hundreds of people running off the bridge." On Twitter, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said, "I'm being kept updated on the incident at London Bridge and want to thank the police and all emergency services for their immediate response."

Trump 'pledges support' after London Bridge attack leaves one dead .
Donald Trump has condemned the London Bridge Terror attack as a “horrific act of violence” - and pledged support to the UK. The American president’s statement came after a terror attack unfolded in London Bridge on Friday afternoon. The attack left one person dead, as well as several with knife injuries. The suspect, who was shot dead at the scene by police, was believed to have been wearing a hoax explosive device. Mr Trump has been briefed onThe American president’s statement came after a terror attack unfolded in London Bridge on Friday afternoon.

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