Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' responsible for Manchester Arena terror attack

Donald Trump has reacted to the Manchester Arena terror attack, condemning the ‘evil losers’ responsible.

Speaking in Bethlehem as he conducts his tour of the Middle East, The President offered his condolences to the families of those killed.

He said: ‘I extend my deepest condolences to those so terribly injured and to the so many families of the victims.

 

‘We stand in absolute solidarity with the people of the United Kingdom.

‘So many young beautiful and innocent people enjoying and living their lives, murdered by evil losers in life.

‘I won’t call them monsters because they would like that term. They would think that’s a great name.

‘I will call them from now on losers because that’s what they are, they’re losers. And we’ll have more of them. But they’re losers, just remember that.’

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At least 22 people, including children, have died and a further 59 injured after a bomb blast at Manchester Arena after an Ariana Grande concert.

The attacker was killed as he set of the improvised explosive device. He is believed to have been working alone.

Victims are being treated in eight hospitals across Manchester.

The attack is the worst that has happened on UK soil since the 7/7 bombings in London.

An emergency number is available for those who are concerned about loved ones or anyone who may have been in the area: 0161 856 9400.

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