Metropolitan Police chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe said that, following the terror attacks in Europe, more marksmen were trained and operationally ready for public patrol up to a total of 1,500 firearms officers.
Although British cops are proud of traditionally not carrying firearms, the Met chief said “I think people understand that where you are going to have people as enemies who’ve got guns, we’ve got to have guns.” Continue reading
Without a question, terror attacks are increasing, especially in Europe. The question for Europe is how many more it can tolerate before it takes an extreme right turn, because it will. This has been repeated and warned about on Global Geopolitics for years now, but is soon going to come to fruition. Right-wing leaders will rise, more attacks will continue. Eventually war will break out against the nation(s) backing the attackers.
Early witness reports describe hearing gunfire as terror fears grow after incident in Nice
AT least 60 have reportedly been killed and 100 injured after a driver ploughed his vehicle into a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day in France.
Witnesses reported hearing gunfire in the aftermath of the incident which happened shortly after 10.30pm. Continue reading