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 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.