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Police search London suburb after London attack

Police search London suburb after London attack

The teen was arrested in the port area of Dover, 80 miles southeast of London, reports said.

The blast, at Parsons Green station on a District Line train from Wimbledon, is being treated as terrorism.

The strike is being investigated as a terror attack.

"We have made a significant arrest in our investigation this morning", Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said. London police said that they regarded the blast as a "terrorist incident".

United Kingdom officials on Friday raised the national threat level to "critical" after a bomb partially exploded aboard a train during the morning rush hour, injuring 30 and placing the country back on high alert after a series of devastating attacks earlier this year.

Soldiers were deployed to key locations on the streets of the capital Friday, to free up police in the manhunt for the suspect.

British police on Saturday arrested a teenager in connection with Friday's bombing in London, which left dozens injured.

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The station reopened for service early on September 16, but British Prime Minister Theresa May ordered the country's terrorism alert raised to its highest level, "critical".

Police had previously reported that the person who placed the explosive device in a trashcan onboard the train had been identified.

"We're chasing down suspects", he told reporters.

The Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS), which has said it was behind several attacks on Western cities in recent years, claimed responsibility through its news agency, Amaq.

She added that military personnel will replace police officers "on guard duties at certain protected sites which are not accessible to the public".

Detectives have spoken to 45 witnesses as part of their investigation and continue to take information via a confidential anti-terrorist hotline, police said.


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