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05
Jul
17:37 UTC

UK Tactical: Security operation in response to alleged stabbing prompts closure of Woolwich New Road in London as of evening hours (local time) on July 5; avoid nonessential travel

Please be advised

  • Reports indicate that an ongoing security operation in response to an alleged stabbing incident has prompted the closure of Woolwich New Road between Grand Depot Road & Thomas Street in London as of evening hours (local time) on July 5.
  • According to reports, the police and an air ambulance are currently present in the area to carry out the emergency operation.

Recommendations

Those operating or residing in London on July 5 are advised to avoid nonessential travel in the vicinity of the abovementioned location due to the ongoing security operation.

COUNTRY RISK LEVEL Low
AFFECTED AREA London, UK
INCIDENT RISK LEVEL High
STRENGTH OF SOURCE Credible

Please be advised

  • Reports indicate that an ongoing security operation in response to an alleged stabbing incident has prompted the closure of Woolwich New Road between Grand Depot Road & Thomas Street in London as of evening hours (local time) on July 5.
  • According to reports, the police and an air ambulance are currently present in the area to carry out the emergency operation.

Recommendations

Those operating or residing in London on July 5 are advised to avoid nonessential travel in the vicinity of the abovementioned location due to the ongoing security operation.

COUNTRY RISK LEVEL Low
AFFECTED AREA London, UK
INCIDENT RISK LEVEL High
STRENGTH OF SOURCE Credible

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