London, one of the world's major capital cities, has been the site of a number of terrorist attacks over the years. On March 22, 2017, four people were killed after a car ploughed into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge and a suspected Islamist-inspired attacker stabbed a policeman; on Novmeber 29, 2019, two people were killed when a terrorist attacked several people with a knife near London Bridge.
Terrorist organisation says attack was a response to calls for targeting citizens of the countries that form an alliance fighting Islamic State.
Coroner rules that counterterror investigators did not miss chances to look into terror group ring leader.
The inquiry into the attack carried out in June 2017 heard of an off-duty nurse killed while trying to help the wounded and a passer-by who died tackling the terrorists with a skateboard.
A police officer was among those killed by the attacker who was shot dead. Other victims died on Westminster Bridge after being mowed down by a car