Terror attack in
heart of London

5 killed, about 40 injured after car ploughs into pedestrians and attacker stabs policeman close to the British parliament


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Witnessing the London attack

An eyewitness account of the attack that left 5 dead near the UK parliament

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Video of London attack

A video shows the moment the car speeds onto the pavement to run over pedestrians

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5 dead in London terror attack

About 40 others injured after car plows into pedestrians near UK parliament

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