Van rams into worshippers at London mosque, 1killed

London police say one suspect has been detained in an apparent early-morning attack on worshippers standing outside a mosque.Scotland Yard said searches were also being carried out at a property in Cardiff.Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said the incident was “quite clearly an attack on Muslims”, and there would be more police, including armed officers, in the area, “particularly around religious establishments”.A man intent on killing Muslims plowed a rented van into the group of Londoners – killing one and injuring 10 more – before jumping out and taunting them with slurs, according to witnesses. She said her thoughts were with the injured, their loved ones and emergency officials who responded to the incident.Senior politicians have attended the scene of a terror attack targeting Muslims in London.Security at mosques across the United Kingdom will be reviewed in the wake of the Finsbury Park terror attack, the Prime Minister said yesterday.London Mayor Sadiq Khan said there would be an increased police presence around mosques in coming days to protect Muslims from hate crimes. I write to assure you of my prayers for the person who has died, for those who have been injured and for all deeply affected by this brutal attack. “He did what he did deliberately to hit and kill as many Muslims as possible, so he is a terrorist”.”I would like to thank those people who helped police in detaining the man and worked with officers to calmly and quickly get him into our custody”.June 16, 2016: Lawmaker Jo Cox is stabbed to death in the area of northern England she represented by a man with white supremacist views who shouts “Britain First” as he attacks her.The State Department said Monday that is “strongly condemns last night’s attack that appears to have targeted Muslim worshippers in London“. But imam Mohammed Mahmoud stepped up and told the angry crowd to stop and to restrain the suspect until police arrived instead.”Like the awful attacks in Manchester, Westminster and London Bridge it is also an assault on all our shared values of tolerance, freedom and respect”, he said in a statement.”I tackled him on the floor until the police came”, he told the BBC. His attack killed five people.