Man rammed car of Ukraine's ambassador in London, shooting started near diplomatic mission

Source : 112 Ukraine

Currently, the attacker is detained
18:02, 13 April 2019

Open source

The shooting began near the Embassy of Ukraine in London. It is reported by the press service of the department.

According to the report, at about 10 am, the car intentionally rammed the official vehicle of the Ambassador of Ukraine to the United Kingdom, which was parked near the diplomatic department.

The police immediately arrived at the scene and blocked the intruder. However, despite this, the driver hit the ambassador’s car again.

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"In response, the police was forced to open fire on the attacker's car. He was detained and taken to the police station," the report says.

None of the embassy staff was hurt.

Police is identifying the suspect and the motives for his attack.

At the same time, Express reports that the incident occurred near the Holland-Park road in Kensington. Both sides of the road are now cordoned off, armed guards are on the scene.

In the same area there are several other embassies, including the Embassy of Uzbekistan and the Embassy of Greece.

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