May confirmed that the attack in Manchester was a terrorist attack
LONDON, may 23 — RIA Novosti, Tatiana Firsova. Prime Minister Theresa may confirmed that the tragedy in Manchester is regarded as a terrorist attack, calling it “the most serious” terrorist attack in the North of England.
The night before in the concert hall “Manchester arena” the attack took place. Police say 22 killed and 59 wounded. The attack carried out by a suicide bomber. Law enforcement authorities confirmed that among the dead are children. At least five people are reported missing.
“There’s no doubt that the people of Manchester and of the country were the victims of the terrorist attack, which was aimed at the young people in our society. This is one of the most horrific terrorist attacks that we experienced in the UK… This is the most serious attack, which survived the city and Northern England in General,” said may reporters on Tuesday following an emergency meeting of the emergency COBRA Committee in connection with the tragedy in Manchester.
The composition of the emergency Committee consists of members of government, representatives of the government and security services.