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News, 23/05/2017

Terrorist attack in Manchester

On Monday evening 22 May 2017 just before 10.35pm police were called to reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena, near Victoria train station in Manchester. Greater Manchester Police has so far confirmed 22 people dead and around 60 people injured. The Embassy is still following the situation.

Please follow the updates and guidance by the local authorities:
Greater Manchester Police: Latest statement on incident at Manchester Arena
Greater Manchester Police’s Twitter account 
British Transport Police: Incident at Manchester Arena​ 

Our travel advice to the UK (in Finnish) can be found here: Iso-Britannia: matkustustiedote.

In an emergancy, you can always contact the emergency phone line in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Finland, +358 9160 55555.

Read more: 
Greater Manchester Police: Latest statement on incident at Manchester Arena 
Greater Manchester Police’s Twitter account
British Transport Police: Incident at Manchester Arena​ 
BBC: Manchester explosion: Latest updates  

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Updated 27/05/2017


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