Trump responds to London attack, criticizes London's mayor

Following last night's deadly terror attack in London in which 7 people were killed and almost 50 injured, US President Donald Trump took to Twitter to respond: In addition to calling for the need to “stop being politically correct,” he continued in criticizing the city's mayor for saying “there is no need to be alarmed.”
'They used knives and trucks' Photo Credit: Reuters/Channel 2 News

US President Donald Trump responded via Twitter today (Sunday) to yesterday’s deadly terror attack in London that killed at least 7 and injured 48, stating that it’s time to “stop being politically correct.”

The president went on to criticize London’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, who said earlier he was “grieving” for those affected and asked people to remain vigilant. "Londoners will see an increased police presence today and over the course of the next few days. There's no reason to be alarmed," Khan said. 

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Theresa May Photo Credit: Reuters/Channel 2 News

As reported earlier by JOL, British Prime Minister Theresa May demanded that “enough is enough,” calling for normalcy and resilience in the wake of recent attacks.

“Everybody needs to go about their lives as they normally would," she said. "Our society should continue to function in accordance with our values but when it comes to taking on extremism and terrorism things need to change.”



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