London Bridge attacker had connections to terror groups and was known to police

INDEPENDENT UK:

The attacker shot dead on London Bridgewas known to police and had connections to terror groups.

The man, who was wearing a fake suicide vest, killed two people and injured three in the attack.

He has not yet been named.

The attacker was a convicted terrorist with previous links to al-Muhajiroun, the group led by Anjem Choudry and dubbed Britain’s “most prolific and dangerous extremist group”The Independent understands.

Al-Muhajiroun was regenerating after a number of supporters were released from prison, this website reported in February.

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