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Five London tower blocks evacuated over fire safety concerns

LONDON (Reuters) – Thousands of residents in a sprawling north London housing estate were forced to leave their apartments late on Friday after fire checks carried out in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze found the buildings to ...

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Several injured after vehicle rams people leaving London mosque: witnesses

LONDON (Reuters) – Several people were injured in north London early on Monday after a van rammed into worshippers leaving a mosque, witnesses said, in what British police described as a “major incident”. Reuters: Top News

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UK to hold inquiry into London apartment block fire as death toll rises to 17

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday promised a public inquiry into a fire that gutted a 24-floor apartment block killing at least 17 people, as the government faced questions about how such a devastating blaze could ...

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Fire engulfs London apartment block, at least six dead, more than 70 injured

LONDON (Reuters) – Fire engulfed a 24-floor housing block in central London in the early hours on Wednesday, killing at least six people and injuring 70 others in an inferno that trapped residents as they slept. Reuters: World News

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After London attack, May faces election heat over police cuts

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s election campaign resumed in earnest on Monday with Prime Minister Theresa May’s opinion poll lead narrowing and the focus firmly on her security record after an attack by marauding jihadis killed seven people in the heart ...

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‘We don’t scare,’ U.S. defense secretary Mattis says after London attack

SYDNEY (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday the United States and its allies would continue to fight against Islamist extremists and would not be scared by attacks against the West by the Islamic State group. Reuters: ...

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Trump urges end to political correctness in wake of London attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday urged the world to stop being “politically correct” in order to ensure security, after three attackers drove a van into pedestrians and stabbed revelers in London, killing seven. Reuters: U.S.

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Militants plow van into crowd on London Bridge, stab others on street

LONDON(Reuters) – Militants drove a van at high speed into pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing revelers on the street and in bars in the nearby Borough Market area on Saturday night in what authorities described as a terrorist attack. ...

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Trump offers help on London attacks, touts need for travel ban

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump took to Twitter amid the unfolding deadly drama in London on Saturday to offer U.S. help to Britain and to promote his controversial travel ban as an extra level of security for Americans. ...

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British police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians

LONDON (Reuters) – British police rushed to an incident on London Bridge on Saturday after witnesses said a van ploughed into pedestrians and one woman told Reuters she saw people who may have had their throats cut. Reuters: World News

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