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‘Do we have to wait to have a London Bridge incident on Wexford bridge?’ – Verona Murphy insists she’s not a racist

Verona Murphy. Picture: Patrick Browne ‘Do we have to wait to have a London Bridge incident on Wexford bridge?’ – Verona Murphy insists she’s not a racist Independent.ie FORMER Fine Gael candidate Verona Murphy said she has been called a racist for raising “security issues” and questioned if “we have to wait to have a […]

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Subduing Terrorist on London Bridge, He Was Prepared to Die

LONDON — A woman’s scream was the first sign John Crilly had of a terrorist attack. For a moment, he wasn’t sure it signaled real distress, he said, but then “it got a lot louder, a lot more intense.” It sounded like they were both in the same building, the historic Fishmonger’s Hall on the […]

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London Bridge terror attack victim’s father lashes out at government

Boris Johnson is facing a backlash from a victim’s father for politicising the London Bridge terror attack today. The Prime Minister has launched a crackdown after 28-year-old convicted terrorist Usman Khan went on a rampage while out of prison on licence. Former University of Cambridge students Saskia Jones, 23, and Jack Merritt, 25, were fatally […]

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London Bridge: Attacker had been convicted of terror offence

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat happened in the London Bridge attack? The man who carried out Friday’s stabbing attack at London Bridge was a former prisoner convicted of terrorism offences. The attacker, named by police as 28-year-old Usman Khan, was out of prison on licence at the time of the attack, […]

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London Bridge attack: Bypasser tells how he helped tackle terror suspect to ground while he was ‘wielding two knives’

A bypasser on London Bridge has told how he helped tackle the terror suspect to the ground while he was “wielding two knives”.  Two people have been killed and three injured after a man launched an attack on London Bridge just before 2pm on Friday afternoon.  A band of civilians have been branded heroes after footage […]

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Gunshots Heard Near London Bridge As British Police Respond To Stabbing Incident

@ShashD/TwitterArmed police on London Bridge A “number of people” are believed to have been injured amid a stabbing incident near London Bridge, police say. There were multiple reports of shots being fired, possibly by officers, in the wake of the incident, which has seen the bridge evacuated and shut both ways. A man has been […]

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