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Van rams worshippers leaving Finsbury Park mosque, injuring 10

Police officers work in a road leading to Finsbury Park Mosque after an incident in which a van hit worshippers outside the building on June 19, 2017 in London, England. According to reports, worshippers were struck as they were leaving a mosque in North London after Ramadan prayers. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

By: Sarwar Alam

A van ploughed into worshippers leaving a London mosque on Monday, injuring 10 people in what witnesses said was a deliberate attack on Muslims. One man, who was already being given first aid at the scene before the vehicle was driven into pedestrians, has died but police said it was not clear whether his death was directly linked. Eight others are in hospital, with two in a very serious condition. The incident was being treated as a potential terrorist attack said Prime Minister Theresa May, which if confirmed would make it the fourth since March in Britain and the third…

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