Homemade Bomb Injures 22 People on London Subway Train

Police say the explosion was a terrorist attack, but none of the victims are thought to have life-threatening injuries.

  • Published 15 September 2017
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A homemade bomb exploded on a packed London subway train during rush hour on Friday, leaving 22 people injured, police and health officials said. None of the injured is thought to be seriously hurt. Police say the explosion was a terrorist attack, the fifth in Britain this year. Britain’s domestic spy agency is helping out in the investigation. Police were alerted to an incident at 8:20 a.m. local time (0720GMT) after commuters reported a noise…

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