Worrying figures released by London Mayor Sadiq Khan have shown a fivefold increase in Islamophobic attacks since the atrocity at London Bridge on Saturday, and a 40% increase in racist incidents, compared with the daily average this year
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A group of 130 imams and religious leaders from East London Mosque in the UK have refused to perform the traditional Islamic funeral prayer for the London Bridge attackers, who were shot dead by the police last Saturday.
As people were following the aftermath of London attack, many came to the defense of London Mayor Sadiq Khan who was targeted in a tweet by US President Donald Trump who shortened a quote of the mayor and took it out of its context.
Once again, Muslim taxi drivers stood out to offer help to London people after three militants attacked London Bridge, supplying them with free rides, food and a place to stay in the wake of the killings.
As British Muslims were enjoying their meal after breaking their fast, or busy praying at the mosque, or simply spending time with family and friends, three terrorists hell-bent of causing disruption to society struck London. Here is what some British Muslims have to say: