Sadiq Khan has condemned “hideous” terrorism after today’s incident on a London Tube, adding: “We will never be defeated.”
The London mayor issued his first statement after an incident injured at least 20 people on a packed rush hour train in Parsons Green, west London.
Theresa May also speaks. The Prime Minister said in a statement: “My thoughts are with those injured at Parsons Green and the emergency services who, once again, are responding swiftly and bravely to a suspected terrorist incident.”
“As London has proven again and again, we will never be intimidated or defeated by terrorism.
“My sincere gratitude goes to all our courageous emergency responders and the TfL staff who were first on the scene.
“I urge all Londoners to remain calm and vigilant”.