Published: Wed, May 24, 2017
Worldwide | By Gretchen Simon

Man With Knife Detained in Birmingham During Vigil for Manchester Attack Victims


Julie Dearing in Houston, Texas, has a boy and girl, a 13-year-old son not at all interested in concerts and an 11-year-old music lover who was, until she learned of the Manchester attack. "It was all so good".

Iris Azulai's 17-year-old daughter, Carmel, recently attended a large concert in Tel Aviv of the Argentine singer Lali. "Honestly, it's really like she started it and it's time for her to finish it".

A suicide bomber detonated a homemade bomb near the venue's exits Monday night as a concert of artist Ariana Grande was ending.

Authorities estimated that around 50 people were injured in the blast and were looking into the possibility that the blasts were the work of a suicide bomber. More than 50 others are injured.

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the bombing, but Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said the US has not verified that information.

Most of the 130 dead in the November 2015 attacks in Paris were at the Bataclan concert hall.

As they fled the scene, some parents assured their children that the noise had just been the popping of a balloon. "She was loved by everyone and her warmth and kindness will be remembered fondly".

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"We heard people say it was a bomb, and so I couldn't lie to my kids", she said. "It was supposed to be a fun night".

A vigil was set for Tuesday at Albert Square in Manchester starting at 6 p.m., according to police. "We ran out of the arena and there were bodies on the floor", said 21-year-old Bethany Keeling from Keighley in northern England. My partner was helping to try to stem the blood from this one person. they were pouring blood from their leg. She also visited the police headquarters and a children's hospital in Manchester.

Abedi was born in Manchester in 1994 to parents of Libyan birth, US security officials said, citing British intelligence officials.

Meanwhile, desperate calls went out on social media by family members and friends of those still missing. "She seemed like she just wanted to get home and be with her loved ones". "I'm anxious sick", Charlotte Campbell told BBC of her daughter, Olivia, who is 15 and not answering her phone. They feared for their innocence.

Hayley Lunt had taken her 10-year-old daughter Abigail to her first concert. "We can't get through to her". It isn't know whether she plans to cancel any future shows. Given Israel's history, the fear of terrorism is always lurking, particularly at mass events, but regardless, she would not have prevented her daughter from going.

"I think it's so associated with concerts more than anything else", Dearing said.

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