Report: Police have identified London explosion terrorist

The security forces in Britain have identified the suspect who planted the bomb in West London Friday morning, according to Sky News. Meanwhile, British Prime Minister Theresa May said that despite the terror attack, the country’s threat level will remain at “severe.”

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The authorities in Britain have identified the suspect who planted the improvised bomb on a subway train in West London Friday, Sky News reported. According to the report, the suspect was identified after the security camera footage from the scene was analyzed.

At the moment, the suspect’s identity has not been released to the public. In addition, the report about the police knowing the suspect’s identity has not been confirmed by any British official. British Prime Minister Theresa May stated earlier today that the security forces launched a manhunt for a suspect and that the country’s threat level would not be affected by the terror attack.  

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“I never think it’s helpful for anybody to speculate on what is an ongoing investigation,” May said in response to US President Donald Trump’s claim that the terrorists “were in the sights of Scotland Yard.” Meanwhile, it was reported that Trump and May spoke over the phone today about the terror attack that injured 22 people.

Earlier today, Trump took to Twitter in order to condemn the terror attack in a series of tweets. “Loser terrorists must be dealt with in a much tougher manner,” he wrote. “The internet is their main recruitment tool which we must cut off & use better!”

“We have made more progress in the last nine months against ISIS than the Obama Administration has made in 8 years,” Trump wrote in another tweet. “Must be proactive & nasty!”



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