Two arrested in connection with London explosion

Two people, including a teenager from Iraq, have been arrested in connection with the terrorist attack on the London Underground train on Friday.

EWN UK Correspondent Gavin Grey says that the connection between the two suspects is that they were both taken in by a couple who foster children. He adds that both suspects are said to be refugees.

Read: Police treat London explosion as terrorist attack

As to ISIS claiming responsibility for the attack, Grey says this has not been verified, as they claim almost all attacks as part of a fear-mongering tactic.

They claim responsibility, but who knows? It is of course an Islamic State benefit to effectively claim any atrocity, whether is succeeds in scale or succeeds in frankly terrifying people in London.

Gavin Grey, EWN UK Correspondent

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