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The Islamic State of Iraq and Sham has claimed responsibility for Wednesday’s attack in London, England.
The attack left four people dead after the assailant drove along the sidewalk of a bridge and stabbed a police officer. The attacker was shot dead.
This comes months after ISIS announced that 2017 would be “a year of massacre” at the end of last year.
With ISIS constantly making headlines, their activity can be hard to track. Some people are often confused as to how they were established in the first place.
Consult the infographic below for a brief history.
The twin blasts hit Zaventem airport at 7 a.m. GMT and the metro station was target just one hour later. The death toll between the two events is officially 31, with 222 people who have sustained varying degrees of injuries. Belgium has raised it’s terrorism alert to the highest level. Three days of mourning have been declared.
By Jordan Finkelstein Prime Minister Stephen Harper has unveiled a public safety plan that will give more power to Canadian anti-terror agencies. The new legislation was unveiled in February. He made the announcement at a press conference at Bayview Hill Community Centre in Richmond Hill, Ont. The bill has been tabled, but once adopted it will enact two