London reels after brutal and deadly attack on civilians

At least seven people have been killed in the UK capital after a van ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge and attackers went on stabbing spree in the nearby Borough Market area before being shot dead by police.

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    At least seven people have been killed in the UK capital after a van ploughed into pedestrians on London Bridge and attackers went on a stabbing spree in the nearby Borough Market area before being shot dead by police.

    Another 48 people were also wounded in the attack late on Saturday, which occurred in a busy area with many restaurants and pubs.

    Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull reports from London.


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