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One dead, 10 injured after driver plows into crowd outside London mosque

“Hatred and evil of this kind will never succeed”, she said.She was due to hold an emergency ministerial meeting on Monday. He has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, according to police.”We found that a group of people quickly started to collect around him, around the assailant and some tried to hit him either with kicks or punches”, imam Mohammed Mahmoud said. One man was pronounced dead at the scene.As of mid-Monday morning, U.S. President Donald Trump has yet to respond, via his prolific Twitter account or by any other means, since a man slammed his vehicle into a crowd of Muslim worshipers just after midnight. Police say a vehicle struck pedestrians on a road in north London, leaving several casualties and one person has been arrested.Metropolitan Police said officers were called to the scene on Seven Sisters Road at 12:20 a.m. Monday.The attacker, who is believed to have acted alone, struck as the area was busy with worshippers attending Ramadan night prayers at the mosque. The three Islamic extremists who carried out the attack were killed by police.Now, many people have reached out following the shocking terror incident on social media, lending their support to the victims.”He has been taken to hospital as a precaution, and will be taken into custody once discharged”. Two of them are seriously injured.Ibn Omar, a worshipper at the mosque, also saw the imam trying to stop people attacking the suspect. In the past decade, the mosque has transformed its image from one associated with radicalization to one that advocates interfaith harmony.The mosque itself gained notoriety more than a decade ago for sermons by radical cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri, who was sentenced to life in a US prison in January 2015 after being convicted of terrorism-related charges.- Since then, the mosque has worked to turn its reputation around and now operates mostly as a community center.”People were very upset, people were shouting, people were saying, “where’s the police, where’s the ambulance?’ People were saying, ‘keep him on the ground”, people were asking questions, saying ‘why did you do this?’ People were laying down on the floor”. British Prime Minister Theresa May visited the mosque Monday and met with religious leaders from multiple backgrounds.He added: “This is a shocking new terrorist attack – and we have to call it that”.Toufik Kacimi, the chief executive of the Muslim Welfare House, said his “bravery and courage helped calm the immediate situation after the incident and prevented further injuries and potential loss of life”. In a statement Khan said, “While this appears to be an attack on a particular community, like the bad attacks in Manchester, Westminster and London Bridge, it is also an assault on all our shared values of tolerance, freedom and respect”. We’re a great city. The alleged attacker was later handed over to the police, Sky News said.- A statement released by the Muslim Council of Britain condemned what it described as a “terror attack”.The attack “targeted the ordinary and the innocent… this time British Muslims as they left the mosque”, she said, adding that police would provide any additional protection needed for mosques. He also offered his prayers for the victims. “In exactly the same way as previous recent attacks it is a crime against God and against humanity”.Finsbury Park, in the London Borough of Islington, is a bustling, diverse area of north London with a strong Muslim community.