Breaking news: Four blasts in London subways…
Police chief: ‘Very serious incident.’ Confirms 4 explosions. Three subway stations evacuated.
Updates to follow soon…
Prime Minister Tony Blair said Thursday he hoped that London would return to normal “as soon as possible” after explosions struck three Underground stations and a bus at midday.
“We can’t minimize incidents such as this,” Blair said during a news conference with visiting Australian Prime Minister John Howard. “They’re done to scare people, to frighten them and make them worried.”
One injury was reported in the Thursday attacks.
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