Phil Gurski talks with CKWR’s John Maciel about the London hit and run incident earlier this month.
Quick hits 168 – How reliable witness statements are and why we often never determine the real reasons for violent events.
Not enough information is available yet to say with certainty the allegedly hate-motivated London vehicle attack was an act of terrorism.
Quick Hits 167 – Muslims in London, Ont., express shock, grief in wake of ‘planned’ hit and run
On April 30, 1980 six gunmen seized the Iranian Embassy in London, taking 21 hostages, two of whom they killed
On this day in 1991 the IRA launched mortars at the offices of UK Prime Minister John Major in 10 Downing Street
Two people were killed and three injured by a knife-wielding man near London Bridge in November 2019 in an attack claimed by ISIS.
On this day in 2005, four Al Qaeda-inspired suicide bombers carried out attacks on the London Tube system, killing 52 people and wounding more than 700.
On this day in 2007, two car bombs manufactured by Al Qaeda terrorists at the Glasgow International Airport and in London’s West End failed to detonate.
Nail bombs planted by a neo-Nazi in London in 1999 killed 3 and wounded 139 people