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While London police took
their own sweet time 20 minutes to arrive at the scene of a horrific machette and knife attack on a soldier outside the Woolwich Barracks today, a badass Cub Scout leader and mother of two confronted the attackers. Yep, this modern day hero jumped from a bus to try and shield the soldier and persuade the knife weilding attackers to put down their weapons. Mrs Loyau-Kennett, 48, from Cornwall said to the first terrorist “right now it is only you versus many people, you are going to lose, what would you like to do?” and he said “I would like to stay and fight.” She then went over to the second guy and said ‘well, what about you?’ Meanwhile the crowd that gathered watched in stunned silence , many capturing everything on their cellphone while tick tock, tick tock, everyone waited for police to arrive.
Norway is in mourning today after up to 30 people (mostly children) were killed in what is believed to be a terrorist attack at a youth camp. The alleged gunman,who was dressed as a policeman opened fire, at kids who were attending a youth meeting of the ruling party on the holiday island of Utoya. Meanwhile a car bomb, believed to have been made by the same person, exploded outside a PM’s office in Oslo killing up to seven people. Norwegian police have arrested the alleged culprit Anders Behring Breivik .
UPDATE : It is now believed over 80 children have been killed on the island of Utoya.
Breaking News – Seems a suicide bomber had kaboomed himself at Moscow’s main international airport killing at least 31 people and injuring over 130. The Moscow police are treating the incident as a terrorist attack and are now on a full terror alert. The explosion at the Domodedovo Airport is believed to have happened in the arrivals hall at around 4.32pm as travelers were collecting their luggage. There are concerns for British Airlines passengers who arrived just before the explosion. Ball-bearings and screws have been found at the scene suggesting it was definitely a terrorist attack.