London police face new realities of terrorism

World Jun 5, 2017

London police face new realities of terrorism

The image of a special-forces helicopter landing on London Bridge on Saturday night raised the question of whether the British capital is becoming more dangerous — or is in fact better defended than ever. The attack, which killed seven people, was the second time in ...

Attackers plow van into London crowds, stab revelers; 12 arrested

World Jun 4, 2017

Attackers plow van into London crowds, stab revelers; 12 arrested

Three attackers drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing revelers nearby on Saturday night, killing seven people in what Britain called the work of Islamist militants engaged in a new trend of terrorism. London Metropolitan Police said on Sunday 12 people had ...

World Jun 4, 2017

Londoners fought back as killers rampaged

When three men armed with a van and knives went on the attack in a bustling area of the British capital on Saturday night, Londoners fought back with whatever came to hand, in some cases hurling chairs and tables to ward them off. The attack, ...