The van driver who committed a hit-and-run near London Muslim mosque near Finsbury Park, charged with terrorism, murder and attempted murder. About it reports Reuters.
19 Jun 47-year-old Darren Osborne, who was driving the car, pointed it at the group of believers that appeared after evening prayers from the mosque. In result one person was lost, 11 more got wounds.
Eyewitnesses said that the man shouted: “I will kill the Muslims!” He was arrested at the scene. Prime Minister Theresa may has condemned the crime.
The next day newspaper the Independent reported that the militants of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia) urged his supporters to take revenge for the attempted mass murder of Muslims in London. “Oh Muslims, you need to Wake up, the war is already on your street, right outside the walls of mosques. Lose your parents, your sisters”, — quotes the edition of a typical message in Telegram.
At the same time, white nationalists endorsed the murder of members of the mosque and called for further similar actions. “It’s time to start back. The Muslims asked for it, it’s time to teach them a good lesson”, — quotes The Independent one.