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Thousands Attend Vigil To Respect Victims Of Manchester Bombing

By Abdul Tukur, DENISAURUS News

Thousands of people attended a vigil at Manchester Albert Square to respect those who lost their lives in last nights bombing.

Music fans who went to see a performance by US Singer Ariana Grande where leaving the show when a bomb was detonated by 22-year-old Salman Abedi.

READ ALSO : Salman Abedi Named As The Manchester Suicide Bomber

22 people were killed and 59 injured in the attack.

READ ALSO : 22 Dead – 59 Injured In Suicide Bomb Attack At Manchester Arena

Tributes have come from world leaders across the world.

Entertainers including Kim Kardarshian- West have also sent in messages of solidarity.

“Concerts are supposed to be a place where u can let loose & have fun. So scary to not feel safe in this world. @arianagrande  I love you 💕,” she wrote in a message on twitter.

This is the second terror attack on UK soil this year.

In March, a police officer, PC Keith Palmer was stabbed to death by Khalid Masood as he stood guard at the Palace of Westminster.

READ ALSO : PC Keith Palmer’s Funeral: Officers Line The Road To Honour Murdered Colleague

Masood, also killed four others before he was shot dead by a police officer.

 

 

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