BREAKING: ISIS claims responsibility for London terror attack

ISIS has today claimed responsibility for yesterday's terror attack in London which left a police officer and two civilians dead and dozens injured.

Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 11:39 am
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 9:39 am
The scene outside Parliament after yesterday's attack

The claim was made by the terror group's Amaq news agency.

The statement referred to the attacker - who was shot dead by police - as 'a soldier of the Islamic State'.

Many were injured in the attack which saw a man drive a car into pedestrians along the length of Westminster Bridge before crashing into railing outside Parliament.

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Armed with a knife he then attempted to enter the ground of Parliament killing PC Keith Palmer in the process.