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Police and forensic officers at the scene where a man was shot by armed officers after another police officer was injured during an attack on Friday, in Glasgow, Scotland, Sunday June 28, 2020. (Andrew Milligan/PA via AP)

Police in Scotland name suspect in Glasgow stabbings

Jun. 28, 2020 1:25 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Police in Scotland have named the suspect in a stabbing frenzy last week at a hotel for asylum-seekers. Badreddin Abadlla Adam, 28, from Sudan, was shot dead by police in the attack Friday in Glasgow. Six people, including a police officer, were wounded in the stabbings. Authorities aren't...

Emergency services attend the scene of an incident in Glasgow, Scotland, Friday June 26, 2020. Police in Glasgow say emergency services are currently dealing with an incident in the center of Scotland's largest city and are urging people to avoid the area. (Andrew Milligan/PA via AP)

Police not treating Glasgow stabbings as terrorism

Jun. 26, 2020 2:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A male suspect stabbed and wounded a police officer before he was shot dead in Glasgow on Friday. Authorities are not treating the incident that left five other men wounded as terrorism, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said. The suspect died at a Glasgow hotel that appeared to be...

Police in Scotland say a stabbing incident in Glasgow that wounded several people not being treated as terrorism

Jun. 26, 2020 12:32 PM EDT
LONDON (AP) — Police in Scotland say a stabbing incident in Glasgow that wounded several people not being treated as terrorism.

Police in Scotland say individual shot by officers died and six people are in hospital, including a police officer

Jun. 26, 2020 10:36 AM EDT
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Police in Scotland say individual shot by officers died and six people are in hospital, including a police officer.
People, most wearing protective masks against the spread of coronavirus, march to Britain's Parliament in central London, Saturday, June 20, 2020, during a protest organised by Black Lives Matter, in the wake of the killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis, USA last month that has led to anti-racism protests in many countries calling for an end to racial injustice. Anti-racism demonstrators are holding a fourth weekend of protests across the U.K. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)

UK demonstrators hold fourth weekend of anti-racism protests

Jun. 20, 2020 1:17 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Anti-racism demonstrators held protests across the U.K. for a fourth weekend on Saturday, despite a ban on large gatherings because of the coronavirus pandemic. Demonstrations inspired by the Black Lives Matter campaign were taking place in cities including London, Manchester, Edinburgh and...

Police say 3 children dead in apartment fire in Scotland

Jun. 20, 2020 12:34 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Three children, aged 5, 8 and 12 have died in a residential fire in Scotland, police said Saturday. Police Scotland said the blaze broke out Friday evening in an apartment in Paisley, 10 miles (16 kilometers) west of Glasgow. The force said Fiona Gibson, 12; Alexander James Gibson, 8; and...

UN, host UK set new date for climate talks in November 2021

May. 28, 2020 4:11 PM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Host Britain said Thursday that the next global climate talks, postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, will be held in Glasgow from Nov. 1-12, 2021. The U.N. talks originally scheduled for this November are regarded as an important moment to review progress since the Paris climate...