29 treated at hospital after 'terrorist incident' on Tube at Parsons Green

An rush-hour explosion on a District Line Tube train in Parsons Green, south west London, is being treated as a terrorist incident, Scotland Yard said. Emergency services are at the scene.

29 people were injured and treated at London hospitals.

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PM condemns 'cowardly' Parsons Green terror attack

Prime Minister Theresa May has condemned the "cowardly" Parsons Green terror attack, saying it involved a device "clearly intended to cause significant harm".

She said the terror threat level would remain at severe - meaning an attack is highly likely - but would be kept under review as the investigation progresses.

Speaking in Downing Street after chairing a meeting of the Cobra emergency committee she said there would be an increased armed police presence on the transport network in London.

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"The police and the security services are obviously doing all the work to discover the full circumstances of this cowardly attack," she said.

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