Declaring “enough is enough,” Prime Minister Theresa May vowed on Sunday a sweeping review of Britain’s counterterrorism strategy after three knife-wielding assailants unleashed an assault late Saturday night, the third major terrorist attack in the country in three months. [The New York Times]
GOD BLESS, Londoners. It’s such a great city. But today it mourns the death of 7 people, and many more wounded in the third terrorist attack in as many months.
Prime Minister Theresa May‘s challenges just got a lot harder, and it looks like she’s about to get a lot tougher.
There have been 12 arrests so far…
“We cannot and must not pretend that things can continue as they are,” [Prime Minister May] said in a strongly worded statement to reporters outside her official residence in London on Sunday. “There is — to be frank — far too much tolerance of extremism in our country.” [NBC News]
President Donald Trump wasted no time in using the London tragedy for his own political means.
This post has been updated.