British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (R) and British Home Secretary, Priti Patel (C) visit the crime scene near London Bridge in London. Photo: EPA-EFE

As UK reels from London Bridge attack, questions over attacker’s release on parole

  • British government will conduct a ‘full review’ after it emerged London Bridge attacker was jailed for terrorism
  • PM Boris Johnson visited the scene, saying sentencing rules need to be toughened up
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (R) and British Home Secretary, Priti Patel (C) visit the crime scene near London Bridge in London. Photo: EPA-EFE
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In this grab taken from video of the incident, the attacker is surrounded by armed police on London Bridge, in London. Photo: AP

London Bridge attack: suspect wearing fake explosive vest shot dead after fatal stabbing

  • Suspect identified by British police to be Usman Khan, 28, who was released from jail last December after being convicted for terrorism offences in 2012
  • Two people were killed in the stabbing, which also wounded three others
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In this grab taken from video of the incident, the attacker is surrounded by armed police on London Bridge, in London. Photo: AP
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