UK threat level raised to critical after terror attack Video

Transcript for UK threat level raised to critical after terror attack

threat level will remain at critical meaning they believe that another attack might be imminent. The crude bomb used here was contained in a bucket, wires hanging out of it. It partially exploded during the morning rush hour. The blast set off a stampede of terrified commuters. ISIS has claimed responsibility. They say more bombs are out there. Questions loom this morning including whether there are other terrorists on the loose right now. We begin our coverage with ABC’s Ian Pannell who is in London for us this morning. Ian, good morning to you. Reporter: Dan, Paula, good morning to you. From parsons green station, this was at station attacked yesterday. Police on patrol this morning. Things remain tense here and people are being vigilant so, yes, a major news. An 18-year-old man picked up the city of Dover. Why is Dover? If you’re trying to flee the country Dover is one of those places you go to. You get on way ferry and go to France and you’ll be in continental Europe. Two other things, one is that this investigation is continuing and that the terror threats remains critical. This morning as London recovers, an 18-year-old arrested in Dover. But the investigation continues and there’s a heavy police presence at busy London train stations. Uk terror threat raised to critical. The highest possible tier meaning another attack could be imminent. Counterterrorism police and mi5 hunting for other suspects. The explosion detonating at 8:20 A.M. Yesterday morning but didn’t go off as the attackers planned. Within three seconds of putting the bag down the doors closing, the explosion occurred. I turned left and I saw the fireball to my side. Reporter: People trying to escape. Women underneath me. A lady saying I’m pregnant. A little boy, HP face got smacked. Layers and layers of people screaming. People were getting crushed and we were just trampling each other and it was just every man for themselves. Reporter: Emergency responders tending to the injured after passengers escaped out the back of the train. I saw one woman being wheeled out on a stretcher her legs batb badly burned. Reporter: Many could have died in the bomb fully exploded. It was the same material used in the Manchester attack, tat. Seems the bombers got the mixture wrong and why it didn’t go off as it had been planned. We’re strengthening it around the country. Reporter: ISIS say they plan planted it. More than that…

Read the full article from the Source…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *