The deadly bombing attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, highlights how difficult it can be to prevent attacks at “soft targets” like arenas.
Following an emergency Cobra committee meeting after the suicide bombing that killed 22 and injured 59 people in Manchester, Theresa May said the city had "fallen victim to a callous terror attack". "I know I speak for everyone in expressing my deepest sympathy to all who have been affected by this dreadful event and especially to the families and friends of those who have died or were injured," the monarch said.
A place in the Champions League next season, as well as European glory, is on the line on Wednesday night in Stockholm when Manchester United and Ajax meet in the Europa League final. United’s route to Friends Arena has rarely been straightforward, but it finds itself 90 minutes away from a second major trophy of the season. Here’s how Jose Mourinho’s team progressed to the final. Feyenoord 1-0 Manchester United, De Kuip, Rotterdam, September 15, 2016 United’s European campaign began inauspiciously with a defeat in the Netherlands. Mourinho made eight changes from the team that had just lost the derby to Manchester City, but that did not shock his team into a response. Tonny Vilhena struck in