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Incident at London Bridge

Reports of an incident at London Bridge - rather confused at present:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/live/uk-40147014

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Aye its sad to hear of this, but i guess this is the world we all live in now.

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Police have confirmed more than one fatality (from above link)Cry

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There's now reports of a third incident @ Vauxhall

https://twitter.com/metpoliceuk/status/871135423048896516
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Police have now said Vauxhall incident not related.

https://mobile.twitter.com/metpoliceuk/status/871152386739404800

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3:50am: Police Statement

3 men armed with knives shot dead at Borough Market

All wearing fake bomb vests

There may be another two on  the run... unconfirmed by Police

 

One British Transport policeman stabbed, not life threatening

 One innocent bystander may have been shot in the head.

6 members of the Public so far reported as having been killed, many more injured, 20+.

Cordon 1.5 miles wide in place.

 

Ongoing situation.

 

 

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Biting the hand that fed them, this is going to turn nasty.

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http://news.sky.com/story/knife-attack-after-car-mounts-pavement-in-london-reports-10903580

Cry  yet again we allow this to happen

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Now some idiot has called for the general election to be cancelled indefinitely. That would delight the terrorist community.

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Well we certainly seem to have a community of terrorists living amongst us. This has got to stop, but how?

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its about time we stopped the namby pambys running this country !!

these people dont deserve their human rights , the ones the police are watching should be rounded up and put in internment camps !!

its about time they were made to see we are no longer a easy target !!

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A terrible incident. The latest information is that 6 people have been killed and 48 injured.

 

The emergency services responded extremely quickly.

 

So sad that this type of incident is becoming so common.

 

The Prime Minister has returned to Downing Street and will chair a COBRA meeting later this morning.

 

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@rongtw

Sadly such unworkable and reactionary solutions do not surprise us anymore, but what defence do we have against these kamikaze idealists?

Camps will sweep up the innocent as well as the guilty but I guess like bringing back the death penalty, many will consider it a price worth paying in order to defeat this war on terrorism (because that's what it is) as like all wars, it is not going to be won by occupying the moral high ground with one hand tied behind our backs. 

A strong government backed by a majority opinion should be given a free hand to erase scum like this from our communities - whatever it takes.  

Enough is enough.

 

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I believe the threat level has just been raised to "Stable Door"

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My son was in a Cinema nearby, they were locked in until 01:30, then it took an hour to get to nearby hotel.

All safe now, coming home a.s.a.p.