Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10

     TACKLED Bystanders wrestled the suspect to the ground

Three Muslim extremists who carried out the attack were killed by police.

Mohammed Shafiq of the Ramadhan Foundation, a Muslim organization, said that based on eyewitness reports, it seems to be a "deliberate attack against innocent Muslims". "While this appears to be an attack on a particular community, like the awful attacks in Manchester, Westminster and London Bridge it is also an assault on all our shared values of tolerance, freedom and respect", he said.

Meanwhile Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he was "totally shocked" at the incident, adding: "My thoughts are with those and the community affected by this bad event".

Here's a look at other posts on social media from the scene.

. She said her thoughts were with the injured, their loved ones and emergency officials who responded to the incident.

A witness at the scene said the man behind the wheel got out of his van and shouted about wanting to kill Muslims.

"- On its Twitter account, the London's Metropolitan Police said "#SevenSisters Rd #Finsburypark incident - At this early stage there are no other suspects, however the investigation continues".

Dozens of worshippers were leaving the mosque when the van veered into crowds in Seven Sisters Road in the early hours of Monday.

Saeed Hashi described how he fought with the driver, and how he and two others held him to the ground for 10 minutes as they waited for police to arrive.

It was said he blew kisses at the crowd once he was bundled inside a police van.

The Muslim Council of Britain said Monday's attack was the most violent manifestation of Islamophobia in Britain in recent months and called for extra security at places of worship. "My prayers are with the victims and their families", read the statement. "This is very worrying to the Muslim community".

Ten people were wounded in the incident, which struck Muslims during the holy month of Ramadan. "Mosque safety needs to be stepped up and this includes entry and exit points", it said in a statement.

- Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party tweeted "I'm totally shocked at the incident at Finsbury Park tonight".

The suspected terror attack also comes just hours before the formal start of Brexit negotiations in Brussels following Britain's decision in a referendum past year to leave the European Union.

To the north, Manchester was hit by a deadly attack May 22 when a suicide bomber killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert.

Authorities had also warned of an increase in anti-Muslim hate crimes across London after the London Bridge attack on June 3.

The attack by Khuram Shazad Butt, Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba is also claimed by IS jihadists. The mosque called it a "callous terrorist attack". "We saw that clearly after London Bridge", he said.



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