Tag: London Bridge

London Terrorists Were Chef, Clerk and ‘Suspicious’ Italian Reported to MI5 After Travelling to Syria

LONDON (AP) — Details emerged Tuesday of the three London Bridge attackers: a Pakistan-born failed customer service clerk with links to one of Europe’s most prolific hate preachers, a Moroccan pastry chef whose partner said he once went swimming rather than see his daughter and an Italian man who told authorities he “wanted to be a terrorist.”

London Bridge Terror Attack: ‘This is for Allah’, Seven Fatalities, 48 Casualties, Three Suspects Shot Dead by Police

In what police and the prime minister have described as a terror attack, a vehicle mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge Saturday night. Three attackers then disembarked from the vehicle and stabbed a number of people in the nearby Borough Market area reportedly shouting “this is for Allah”. There are seven fatalities confirmed and 48 casualties.