London, Past 2 months hasn’t been a good year for the people of Great Britain. The three major terror attacks have not only taken many lives, but it has left the British scared and shattered. The fire at Grenfell Tower at London on June 14th has added further grief with mopre than 70 people missing including 30 confirmed dead.
The three major terror attacks and a major fire at Grenfell Tower at London on June 14th has left Britain mourning with more than 100 people killed in just two months.
First the Manchester attack on May 22n where a 22 year old British Muslim Salman Ramadan Abedi detonated a homemade bomb at the exit of Manchester Arena, following a concert by American singer Ariana Grande. 23 adults and children were killed, including Abedi, and 119 were injured. After the incident, there was London attack on June 3rd that took place in the Southwalk district of London when a van mounted the pavement of London Bridge and was driven into pedestrians. The 3 male occupants ran to the nearby Borough Market pub and restaurant area and stabbed people with long knives. 8 people were killed and 48 injured and the 3 attackers were shot dead by the police. It was considered to be 3rd terrorist attack in Great Britain in just over 2 months.
lately the fire that broke down at Grenfell Tower at London on June 14th. It occurred at a 24-storey, 67-metre high tower block of public housing flats. Latest update on it is 58 people are currently missing presumed dead, including 30 confirmed dead. The BBC says it understands there “could be around 70 people missing”. The cause of the fire is not yet known. The speed at which the fire spread is believed to have been aided by the building’s recently added exterior cladding.With so much of grief, the country has come together to support one another and not just the Great Britain, the whole world mourns with them. Hope the country has only good news in upcoming year.