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UK police stage counter-terror training exercise in London

UK police stage major counter-terror exercise in London that will be 'very realistic'
The Associated Press

LONDON - Hundreds of British police took part Tuesday in a major counter-terror exercise in London, testing the abilities of emergency services to respond to a Tunisia-style attack by extremists with firearms.

UK's Cameron promises wide, long-term response to terror

UK's Cameron promises long-term response to terror as British toll in Tunisia set to rise
The Associated Press

LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday pledged a wide response to extremism, describing Britain as being united in grief over the beach massacre in Tunisia.

Fifteen Britons are confirmed dead, but officials have warned that could rise as high as 30, making it the worst terror attack on U.K. citizens since the July 7, 2005, London transport attacks that killed 52 commuters. Cameron insisted the nation would not be cowed.

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