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Victims were University of Cambridge graduates

London Bridge attack

2.12.2019 – Both the victims killed in a terror attack near London Bridge were University of Cambridge graduates, London’s Metropolitan Police said Sunday. Saskia Jones, 23, and Jack Merritt, 25, were both involved with Learning Together, a network of academics and criminal justice organizations, which was hosting an event at Fishmonger’s Hall where the attack [...]

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Manchester terrorist attack on New Year’s Eve

The alleged victims of the knife attack in Manchester on New Year’s Eve. Photograph: Sam Clack/Ian Leonard

1.1.2019 – Three people including a police officer injured in ‘frenzied’ New Year’s Eve attack. During a press conference, the GMP chief constable, Ian Hopkins, said: “Last night we experienced a horrific attack on people out to simply enjoy the New Year’s Eve celebrations in Manchester. My thoughts are with the couple who are still [...]

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Strasbourg terrorist attack, gunman on the run

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12.12.2018 – The gunman who opened fire at a Christmas market in central Strasbourg on Tuesday evening, killing two people and wounding others, is still on the run and may no longer be in France. Counter-terrorism prosecutors said they had opened an investigation into the shooting. The suspect, who has been identified as Chérif Chekatt in [...]

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Stockholm attack

Man believed to be suspected of planning terror crimes in Sweden

The suspected attacker, who killed four people by ramming a truck into pedestrians in Stockholm Friday, was an asylum seeker facing deportation, who had expressed sympathy for the Islamic State, Swedish police said Sunday. In a press conference, police said that the suspected driver of the truck, a 39-year-old man from Uzbekistan, had sought and [...]

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