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U.S. says domestic security posture unchanged after London attack
March 22, 2017 / 5:57 PM / 8 months ago

U.S. says domestic security posture unchanged after London attack

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said on Wednesday it would lend support to Britain’s investigation of an attack outside its parliament building, but said the security posture in the United States was unchanged.

Members of the emergency services take an injured person away on a stretcher after an incident on Westminster Bridge in London, Britain March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

“We are in close contact with our British counterparts to monitor the tragic events and to support the ongoing investigation,” it said in a statement. “At this time our domestic security posture remains unchanged.”

Reporting by Timothy Ahmann; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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