London Bridge attack: 2 killers identified

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The acting USA ambassador to the United Kingdom has expressed his support for Sadiq Khan after President Donald Trump appeared to criticise the Mayor of London over his response to the capital's terror attack.

The world needs new rules for cyberspace to "deprive the extremists of their safe spaces online", she said, according to Independent.

It is not clear how having more police on the beat would have prevented the attack, since the men were shot dead within eight minutes, but the issue of police cuts has come back to haunt May, who served for six years at home secretary under her predecessor David Cameron before she became prime minister last year.

Islamic State, which is losing territory in Syria and Iraq to an offensive backed by a US -led coalition, said its militants were responsible for the attack, though it is unclear what links the attackers had to the group.

A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police said they knew about the claims that Erica was making, however, they would not be commenting further.

After the attack, British Prime Minister Theresa May called for regulation of online content via worldwide agreements.

Deadly attacks by Islamist militants in Paris, Nice, Brussels, Berlin, Manchester and London over recent years have shocked Europeans already anxious over security challenges from mass immigration and pockets of domestic Islamist radicalism.

Police also raided flats in Barking, East London on Sunday morning as part of their investigations.

Police have identified the three London Bridge attackers and will release their names, Theresa May has confirmed.

Another meeting of Britain's Cobra emergency cabinet was to be held on Monday. The London attack, carried out by three knife-wielding men in a rented van, is apparently unconnected to the Manchester bombing.

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The campaign was suspended for several days last month when a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a concert by US pop singer Ariana Grande in Manchester.

A vigil for the victims will take place at nearby Tower Bridge on Monday evening.

Police at the scene in Borugh high street at London Bridge on June 3, 2017 in London, England.

National campaigning for Thursday's general election resumed on Monday after a one-day suspension out of respect for the victims, who included 48 people treated in hospital for injuries. "Protected by the sea they have long relied on isolating themselves" and that "their exit from the European Union would save them".

If she fails to beat handsomely the 12-seat majority her predecessor David Cameron won in 2015, her electoral gamble will have failed and her authority will be undermined both inside the Conservative Party and at talks with 27 other European Union leaders.

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the main opposition party, has slammed May for the cut in police numbers, saying that "you can not protect the public on the cheap", and promising to recruit another 10,000 police officers if he is elected into power.

She said providing more firearms for London police wouldn't be a sensible solution to the increased tempo of attacks, saying the strategy of having special mobile units of heavily armed officers is effective.

During that time, police numbers have dropped by roughly 20,000 officers, and the number of armed officers has fallen as well.

Gasparri said: "He was trying to radicalise the children, he would go down to the park and talk to them about Islam".