London knife attack - updates

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Terror checks intensified as London attack enters election fray

Dec 01, 2019 - 8:58 PM

Boris Johnson blames the previous Labour government for changing the law in 2008 to allow for the early release of prisoners

Armed police stand guard at Cannon Street station in central London, on November 29, 2019 after reports of shots being fired on London Bridge. - The Metropolitan Police on Friday said several people were injured and a man was held after a stabbing near London Bridge in the centre of the British capital. (Photo by Ben STANSALL / AFP)

Teen admits killing U.S. tourist in London knife attack

Feb 06, 2017 - 11:30 PM

At the hearing the court hears how the suspect was suffering from an acute episode of paranoid schizophrenia at the time with prosecutor Mark Heywood saying he accepted Bulhan s plea

LONDON KNIFE ATTACK TRIAL. The front of Westminster Magistrates Court is pictured, in central London on August 6, 2016. File photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Man charged with US tourist murder after London knife attack

Aug 06, 2016 - 7:31 AM

19 year old Zakaria Bulhan would appear at Westminster Magistrates Court in London for an initial hearing on Saturday police says

Armed police personnel patrol in London's Trafalgar Square on August 4, 2016, following an overnight knife attack in Russell Square in which one woman was killed and 5 others injured. Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP