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London Bridge: Van Reportedly Veers Into Pedestrians

The suspects are then believed to have exited the van and proceeded on foot towards the nearby area of Borough Market, one of the capital's most popular nightlife spots. "They all have paramedics assisting them at the moment". Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation hospital said it was "on lockdown" to keep patients, relatives and staff safe, while a picture on social media showed armed police outside the Andaz Hotel in Liverpool Street, where the walking wounded were reportedly taken.

London Bridge and Borough Market Terror Attack: What is Known So Far

BBC reporter Holly Jones , who was on the bridge at the time of the incident, said the van was driven by a man and was "probably travelling at about 50 miles an hour". Following the Manchester attack, intelligence services placed the country on its highest threat warning in nearly 10 years, "critical", which meant another worldwide terrorism attack was expected to be imminent.

Tories intend to cut taxes for working families, Theresa May says

Outside a hustings in Harborne for the Edgbaston constituency - formerly held by popular Labour MP and Vote Leave chair Gisela Stuart - I speak to Mike, a Leave supporter and lifelong Labour voter. The poor, and even the very poor, flocked to them as the UK Independence Party imploded. "Climate change, as we know over recent days with Donald Trump's announcement, is quite simply the biggest challenge confronting humanity, and our ambitious target will spur the bold and decisive action ...

Theresa May Downing Street speech on terror after London Bridge attack

She addressed reporters after a meeting with the Government's Cobra emergency committee, called in the wake of the third terror attack in Britain in as many months. One woman told Reuters she saw what appeared to be three people with knife wounds and possibly their throats cut at London Bridge at the Thames river.

Zinedine Zidane can 'stay for life' at Real Madrid, says Florentino Perez

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid crushed Juventus 4-1 in Cardiff on Saturday to become the first team to retain the European Cup in the Champions League era. The Italians also had substitute Juan Cuadrado dismissed six minutes from time, when the score was 3-1, after two yellow cards. Real captain Ramos had been booked in the first half and risked getting sent off for the 23rd time in his career with a wild lunge on Cuadrado in the 86th minute.

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in London

Eyewitnesses have spoken variously of two, three or four attackers. A van has mounted the pavement on London Bridge before a stabbing attack, according to witnesses. The US President reacted to the attack in his characteristic style, with a tweet that said: "We need to be smart, vigilant and tough". An officer from the London Transport Police was among those to be seriously injured.

Six killed in London attacks

BBC reporter Holly Jones was at the bridge when the van came through and reported the van veered off the road and into crowds of people. Six people have been killed in an attack in central London in which three assailants were shot dead by police, Scotland Yard has said.

U.S. climate decision to negatively impact financing green tech: Latvian ministry

Belousov said Russian Federation was analysing the US move, but said Russia's own plans did not depend on the decision of others, including the United States. "It's obvious that without the participation of the United States the Paris agreement will be unworkable because the United States is one of the biggest generators of emissions".

Trump's climate doubts ignore U.S. military consensus on risks

India, a major polluter and a growing economy, has kept mum on whether the USA decision will affect Indian energy policy, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi - who is coming to Paris on Saturday to meet Macron - offered no reaction to Trump's decision.

UK's May grilled by voters, urged to confront Trump on Paris

Commentary Magazine: Goodbye to Paris - "An unintended effect of President Trump's Paris Accord indecision has been exposure of the agreement's underlying fraud". Leaders at all levels of government have come out in opposition of the decision. "New York, California, and Washington , representing over one-fifth of US gross domestic product, are committed to achieving the USA goal of reducing emissions 26-28 percent from 2005 levels and meeting or exceeding the targets of the federal Clean ...

Six People Killed in London 'Terrorist Attacks'

Three attackers in London who drove a van into pedestrians and stabbed several people were killed by police Saturday. "Armed officers responded and shots have been fired". Another married couple who happened to witness the incident on London Bridghe said: "We saw a man in red with quite a large blade, we don't know the measurement, maybe 10 inches".

Panic at London restaurant as terror attacks unfolded

Gerard Vowls told The Guardian newspaper that he saw a woman being stabbed by three men at the south end of London Bridge. Saturday night's attack came just days ahead of the election. Emergency workers rushed to attend to the injured. U.S. President Donald Trump has been briefed on the situation and offered his support for the United Kingdom in a tweet Saturday.

Welsh political leaders react to London terror attack

Police officers yelled at people to run from the area. The area remained cordoned off on Sunday, with train stations closed. The injured also included a police officer who was one of the first responders on the scene and was stabbed in the face and leg.

WRAPUP 3-Attackers plough van into London crowd, stab revellers, kill six

A Christchurch man has suffered multiple stab wounds in the London terror attacks. Police said armed officers shot dead all three attackers within minutes of receiving reports of the terrorist attack unfolding. Witnesses have described hearing "tremendous gunfire" immediately after the attack on the London Bridge. Witnesses have told of seeing people lying in pools of blood.

Arnold Schwarzenegger slams Trump's climate deal exit

It must be noted though that Nicaragua refused to be a participant of the climate change deal because it thought that the provisions were not enough and should be improved. On Friday, Jeremy Corbyn accused Theresa May of "subservience" to the US President after her criticism paled in comparison to other European leaders.

London Terror Attacks: 10 Things We Know So Far

Earlier this year, on March 22, terror suspect Khalid Masood mowed down four pedestrians to death before stabbing to death a police officer on duty at the UK Parliament. "He swerved right round me and then hit about five or six people". The conditions of the stabbed people was not known. May 22: At least 22 persons died and 116 were wounded when a young British suicide bomber detonated a bomb at the Manchester Arena shortly after a concert of American singer Ariana Grande .

Praneeth to take on Christie in Thailand Open final

In a match that lasted one hour and 11 minutes, Praneeth had to come back from losing the first game and bettered his opponent in both subsequent games to win the match two sets to one. But Saina Nehwal in her respective semi-final clash, bowed out to Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan 19-21, 18-21. It was Praneeth's maiden Grand Prix Gold title and it came after his Super Series triumph in Singapore couple of months ago.

London Bridge terror attacks

One witness, identified only as Ben, told the BBC that he and his wife saw a stabbing at Borough Market. British Prime Minister Theresa May earlier saidthe incident was being treated as a potential act of terrorism . The attack is the second on the city in three months, following the attack on Westminster Bridge and Parliament Square in March, in which the lone attacker also used a vehicle to attack pedestrians, and then attacked and killed a policeman outside Parliament with a knife.

Terror in London: Attacks at Two Popular Tourist Spots

At least one pedestrian is thought to have jumped into the Thames to escape being hit. Mr Rowley said: "I'd like to repeat our request for the public to avoid the following areas: London Bridge and Borough Market". A group of armed British police officers walk together after the attacks in London . Witness Mark Roberts added: "I was on London Bridge and saw a van coming across at high speeds swerving off the pavement".

London Attack: What we know so far

The administration argues that the USA will be safer if the policy is put in place. "Our prayers are with all in London ", the police department's official news account tweeted , along with a picture of three heavily armed officers and a police dog in Times Square.

United States departure turns spotlight on China

But he added that the treaty "was costing us billions to be in it while other countries were not required to do anything". "We believe that continued USA participation benefits USA businesses and the economy in important and multiple ways", he said .

Death toll from London terrorist attacks rises to seven

May's Conservative Party has suspended election campaigning. "We didn't really know what was going on", he said . Prime Minister Theresa May released a statement saying the incident was being investigated as a "potential act of terrorism " shortly before 8 p.m.

What does Trump believe about climate change? His aides won't say

DeMenocal said he was anxious the U.S. withdrawal could lead other countries to exit as well, a fear many other experts expressed. Trump said implementing the accord would have wrought havoc with the paper, cement, iron and steel, coal, and natural gas sectors of the American economy and would have meant $3 trillion in lost GDP, 6.5 million industrial job losses and $7,000 less in annual income for American households.

Trump climate deal: US can fulfil pledges, says Michael Bloomberg

For example , NY state has in place a State Energy plan that includes reducing green house gas emissions by 40% from 1990 levels by 2030 and a commitment to source 50% of the state's electricity from renewable by the same year. "If this coalition broadens and deepens at the pace that it appears to be, I think the Trump effect could be more than mitigated", added Orr, now dean of the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland.

Ariana Grande releases Manchester statement: 'We won't let hate win'

British police investigating the lethal concert bombing in Manchester say they have made two more arrests. The blast killed 22 people, including children and injured some 64 others, some of whom were still receiving critical care in hospital.

Why vehicles are becoming common weapons in terror attacks

At least one pedestrian is thought to have jumped into the Thames to escape being hit. He said a waitress was stabbed in the throat and a man was stabbed in the back. "We are responding to an incident alongside other emergency services at London Bridge". And then there was a man with a knife, he was running. A wave of about 30 people ran in and tried to get into the cellar or cupboard.

Police say incidents in London "terrorist" attacks

The London Ambulance Service said that at least 20 people were being treated across London following terror incidents. "The Uber stopped, we asked people what was going on - people said there was shooting", said Yoann Belmere, 40, a French banker living in London .

May calls London attacks as potential act of terrorism

She added: "So much respect for the police officers out tonight". Today's attacks came just days ahead of the United Kingdom general election to be held on June 8. "Evil, evil people", he told the newspaper. The attack comes less than three months after an attacker ran down people with a vehicle on Westminster Bridge, killing four, then stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament.

At least two French citizens injured in London attack - French President's Office

The President of the European Council Donald Tusk said: "My heart and mind are in London after another cowardly attack". At least one pedestrian is thought to have jumped into the Thames to escape being hit. "I froze because I didn't know what to do", Mark Roberts, 53, a management consultant, told Reuters . Several people had reportedly been stabbed as attackers went from bar to bar and attacked people in the street.

London Bridge car attack, nearby stabbings 'terrorist incidents,' police say

Officers fired shots, although authorities declined to provide additional information on the reported attack. On 22 March, six people died, including the attacker, and at least 50 people were injured in an attack near the Houses of Parliament.

TPP countries agree to keep trade deal alive without US

Minister of Trade and Industry (Trade) Lim Hng Kiang said, " Singapore supports the joint efforts by the 11 to sustain the TPP". But the USA withdrawal has put major doubts over the future of the TPP agreement, a point reinforced in comments made by Vietnam's trade minister.

Washington, California, New York Unite To Back Climate Pact

The Trump administration's "America First" mantra contrasts with Barack Obama's commitment to multilateralism; Trump invariably depicts China as a threat and takes it as given that any costs to the USA stemming from the Paris Agreement are "unfair", while the Obama administration sought to partner with China, reaching a bilateral accord that laid the foundation for the global Paris Agreement.

UK PM May's election gamble in doubt

In an echo of the 2015 Question Time debate in which Ed Miliband was attacked over Labour's spending plans, Mr Corbyn was asked whether his manifesto was a " letter to Santa Claus" and what he would do "when there is no money left?" Labour's national elections co-ordinator Andrew Gwynne defended Mr Corbyn's refusal to order a first nuclear strike, insisting the deterrent would still work if countries knew the United Kingdom had the weapon and would use it in retaliation.

Armed man arrested at Trump Hotel in DC

Moles reportedly told police he is a military veteran and suffers from PTSD, saying he was staying at the hotel because he likes President Trump. Police allegedly found the two guns and dozens of bullets in Moles' vehicle, which he had left with the hotel's valets.

May's lead falls to 3 percentage points

The Labour Party has also received far more support than it ever has from the millennial generation, with thousands of young voters having already registered for the big day, openly declaring their support for Jeremy Corbyn on social media websites.

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