A man lights a candle on Monday in front of placards and tributes to the victims of Friday’s attack on London Bridge. Photo: Reuters

Vigil for London attack victims as politicians trade blame

  • British PM Boris Johnson accuses Labour of being soft on terrorism and vows to end early release of inmates convicted of terrorist crimes
  • Usman Khan, who stabbed two people to death on Friday before being shot and killed by police, had been freed after serving half of 16-year sentence
Topic |   Britain

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A man lights a candle on Monday in front of placards and tributes to the victims of Friday’s attack on London Bridge. Photo: Reuters
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Police officers aim their weapons at Usman Khan. Photo: Reuters

London Bridge attack: ‘heroes’ who fought back include convicted murderer, a Polish chef and a plain clothes cop

  • Bystanders used a fire extinguisher and a narwhal tusk to fight back against London Bridge attacker Usman Khan
  • Incident a reminder of how ordinary people can take extraordinary actions to save themselves and others
Topic |   Islamic militancy

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Police officers aim their weapons at Usman Khan. Photo: Reuters
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