London terrorist attack targets fasting Muslims

London, June 19, IRNA - London Metropolitan Police Service announced on Monday that the van attack on Muslims in London could be a terrorist act.

The counter-terrorism department of London police is investigating the crime.

“The driver of the van, a man aged 48, was found detained by members of public at the scene and then arrested by the police in connection with the incident,” Western media quoted a spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police as saying.

The victims of the deadly incident, one killed and eight injured, were Muslims coming from Finsbury Mosque.

During the past three months, three terrorist attacks have happened in London and Manchester in which 34 people have been killed.