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This killing outside a military -- overseas today the British prime minister David Cameron.
-- there were strong indication that this was a terrorist attack in South London in broad daylight today.
This picture we're told shows one of the attackers his hands soaked in blood.
Police say they found a gun knives and a machete at the -- Police are telling the BBC that the two attackers were crazed.
And that after they assaulted a twenty year old man they dragged his body into the middle of the road and left it there.
It happened this afternoon in -- wool which district of south East London Greg Palkot live in our London bureau this after or this evening Greg.
The -- terror in the middle of the afternoon in the middle of London that is the ugly possibility.
But officials here are looking at right now and there is a very ugly amateur video.
According to show.
Aftermath of this attack.
But the police report pretty clinical one man killed by two others using a number of weapons the attackers shot and then injured and -- taken away but what's got everybody concerned here is the brutal nature of the attack.
Eyewitnesses claiming that they get a victim was attacked and hacked to death using knives and machetes and then while the victim was left lying on the street.
The attackers pronounce Islam -- political slogans including it is said.
I'll opt for our god is great -- sky news source saying it is believed that the attack could be politically motivated.
What has gotten everybody equally concerned is this attack happened near a British military barracks here in London.
The defense ministry is -- -- looking urgently into whether in fact it was a soldier who was attacked.
It has said according to eyewitnesses that the man or a T shirt for a military charity.
Again on that brutal video the attackers say that it was a soldier again that is a purported video the aftermath of the scene.
An emergency security meeting of the UK government was -- -- -- today they are beefing up security both at that barracks and at all military installations here in the UK.
Prime minister David Cameron here in the UK saying that in fact this country it will never balk -- in the face of terror tactics it.
Greg how -- live this evening and our London bureau -- -- Jeremy Thompson now.
He's the evening news anchor for sky news which is based in London -- 24 hour cable news channels similar to Fox News which is owned by the parent company of our network this is.
It plays alone all the -- it is shed for the British government the British security services policing its.
The one they really feel bit.
The extremists that are under the radar -- clean skins is they called the -- they haven't -- -- Trace all the ones they have been.
You know you've -- period of the Arab that they can keep denial someone who has -- -- -- it may -- -- -- just.
Picked up there and extremist goals of the come in the way franchise.
Troll some of the Islamist extremist movements through simply turn up and carry out random acts and think perhaps what's key is well it's low tech.
This was some with machetes and knives in the heart of London -- -- -- soldier.
From this the fallout could be massive because.
The British people are the American people.
They're very protective about -- military and they certainly don't like to see this soldiers killed in war or in peace and suddenly know on the streets of London solar.
This could send shock waves and ripples throughout the -- -- his bounds it cools tensions and frictions within the community is what what did you make of the reaction -- prime minister Cameron.
Well I think they I think he's already.
-- did as a terrorist attack that take it very seriously -- which is the kind of prime minister's cabinet office special briefing -- -- -- he was.
Put together within hours it -- flags -- just how seriously they take it.
He's come back from a museum from it's cooled off these come back and it.
Underlines just -- soon as they take it.
You have -- the very reason they and I think.
-- been holding its breath since then thinking is something's in the gonna happen in the heart of -- a bomb major cities now it appears to have done.
The police -- suggesting that.
They lose who carried out the attack two -- who drove up in the car and then jumped out and attacked the soldiers.
What period where what they described it please -- is Muslim in appearance they certainly in English.
Told to stand his passes by and go to film what they were doing.
They clearly spoke English well enough suggest that they may have been British nationals will be based in London.
That will that is get a -- -- that the spirit people is really needs it the hardest thing to protect the public from.
Really is Jeremy Thompson as the evening news anchor on sky news London Jeremy thank today's decision this story here is this is back is back page news -- Somewhat eclipsed perhaps too little too often those that -- bad stores in the world understand how that happened -- -- always consumes about him.
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