Man held for terrorism after driving into UK parliament barriers

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Police arrested a man on suspicion of terrorism offences on Tuesday saying he appeared to deliberately drive into cyclists before ramming a car into security barriers outside the British parliament in what appeared to be the second attack on the building in just under 18 months.

The man, in his 20s, injured three people as he drove through a group of cyclists and pedestrians before hitting a barrier outside parliament during the early morning rush hour.

“Given that this appears to be a deliberate act, the method, and this being an iconic site, we are treating it...


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Man held for terrorism after driving into UK parliament barriers


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