In London evacuated the Victoria station close to Buckingham Palace. The reason for the panic became suspicious package. It turned out that he was safe. The level of terrorist alert in the country raised to the maximum level.
Held a meeting of the Cabinet Committee Cobra. The night before the stadium in Manchester during a concert, was a blast. The bomb detonated a suicide bomber. The number of victims and wounded tens.
The concert came mostly young people. American singer Ariana Grande popular among teenagers, 22 people were killed and 59 others wounded - this is the latest updated information. On the course of its investigation, Manchester police and anti-terror units give strictly metered information. The device exploded in the moment when Ariana Grande finished the speech and left the stage. The audience headed for the exit. Some of them were stopped by the guard.
Was blocked by the movement of subway trains. Frightened people looking for relatives. Many taxi drivers in Manchester that night, worked for free. The area where the tragedy occurred, still completely cordoned off by police. On the site of the explosion continue to work forensics. Apparently, an explosive device detonated outside the building, not in the lobby, as previously reported. On this version insists the administration "Manchester Arena". A concert venue can accommodate up to 20 thousand spectators, but there is no information about how many people that evening in the hall.
In the British press are already calling the incident the "massacre at the concert". It was reported that the explosion carried out by suicide bomber, but no official confirmation. It is also not clear whether the an explosive device Packed with shrapnel. Provide relief for the victims of the paramedics was talking about the shrapnel wounds. While the police and security services to restore the picture of the tragedy, the responsibility for attack was assumed by the terrorist organization ISIS.
In London under the leadership of Prime Minister Theresa may is meeting of "Cobra" Committee of the security forces, which coordinates the actions of the authorities in emergency situations. In Manchester under heavy guard taken to transport all the corners. The visible presence of armed police officers obviously need to calm a little people who are shocked by the attack.
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