Tag: Manchester

U.K. Cuts Off U.S. From Manchester Attack Intel Over Leaks

U.K. officials have stopped sharing information related to Monday night’s Manchester bombing with their U.S. counterparts after repeated leaks to the American media, the BBC reports. Crime-scene photos showing blood from the victims of the attack were published in The New York Times, enraging British authorities. The name of the suspected bomber, Salman Abedi, had…

U.K. Raises Threat Level To ‘Critical’ Following Manchester Attack

The U.K. has increased its terrorist threat level to the highest possible “critical” for the first time in a decade, British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Tuesday. The designation means a terror attack is considered “imminent” and allows for military personnel to be deployed instead of police officers at public events. The decision comes after…

At Least 20 Dead & Hundreds Injured After Explosion At Ariana Grande Gig

An explosion at a concert in Manchester, England has killed and injured several people, police say. The explosion happened inside Manchester Arena where Ariana Grande was performing. A concertgoer told The Guardian there was β€œquite a loud explosion heard from inside the Manchester arena and it shook, then everyone screamed and tried to get out.”…