Casualties reported after van strikes crowd in Muslim neighborhood in London

Eyewitness Recalls Incident at British Parliament

Security Minister Ben Wallace confirmed the suspect was not known to the security services.

Egypt's prestigious Al-Azhar, the highest authority in Sunni Islam, on Monday condemned the attack in north London by a van driver who ploughed into a group of Muslims, injuring ten.

On May 22, a suicide attack killed 22 people and injured almost 60 after an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

Police said another man died at the scene, although he was receiving first aid at the time and it wasn't clear if he died as a result of the attack or of something else.

Mr Kozbar said: "These people, these extremists, their aim is to divide our communities, is to spread hatred, fear and division among our communities".

Witness Khalid Amin told BBC television that the driver of the van was shouting: "I want to kill all Muslims".

After meeting faith leaders at Finsbury Park Mosque on Monday afternoon, she said: 'The bad terrorist attack which took place last night was an evil borne out of hatred and it has devastated a community'.

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In a statement at 4.46am they said the incident was being investigated by counter-terrorism police.

The terror probe led investigators to the Welsh capital Cardiff, where they searched a property said by media to be the home of Darren Osborne.

The welfare centre's imam, Mohammed Mahmoud, was hailed for his efforts after he stopped a group attacking the suspect and helped detain him until police came.

Eight people were taken to hospital, with one since discharged, while two others were treated at the scene.

Britain's terrorist alert is set at "severe", meaning an attack is highly likely, Sky News reported. Add to that the trauma from the Manchester attacks, it is not possible for people not to panic.

As details emerged of the attack in North London, Theresa May also responded.

"All the victims were from the Muslim community and we will be deploying extra police patrols to reassure the public, especially those observing Ramadan".

Mamhoud was joined by several other bystanders who formed a protective ring around the suspect until police hustled him into the back of a van, the Evening Standard reported. In the past decade, the mosque has transformed its image from one associated with radicalization to one that advocates interfaith harmony.

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