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Gary R. Bunt

Updated: London Bridge attack

London Bridge attack updates

Graphic Twitter coverage here. A range of online opinions, conspiracies and politicking of this started emerging online (for example via #LondonBridgeAttack) immediately after the event:

Mirror, Vile ISIS fans in secret internet network applauding London Bridge terror attack

Guardian, London Bridge: attacker had been jailed for al-Qaida inspired bomb plot "Scotland Yard are investigating how 28-year-old Usman Khan was able to launch the attack in London Bridge on Friday, despite being known to the authorities and fitted with an electronic tag to monitor his movements. He was allowed out a year ago after serving time for his part in a plot to blow up the London Stock Exchange."

BBC News, London Bridge: Man shot dead by police after several stabbed
Guardian, London Bridge attack: terror incident suspect shot dead by police – live news

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