UK police continues to investigate an armed attack on passengers of the London underground. As reported Reuters, this attack is recognized as a terrorist attack.
As previously reported, a man armed with a machete attacked passengers at the station Leytonstone.
According to the news service of the BBC, the attack left one person seriously injured, two others received minor injuries. Detained the assailant arrived at the scene by police.
«We see this as a manifestation of terrorism. We ask all to remain calm, but be vigilant», – said the head of antiterrorist division of police of London, Richard Walton.
Details about the identity of the detainee are not reported.
It is known that during the attack he shouted «This is for Syria!»