NBC News is now reporting that the Manchester terrorist responsible for hundreds of casualties at a concert in England earlier today was on a suicide mission.
The attacker reportedly carried a bomb in a backpack and may have ignited it by the venue’s box office as attendees began to stream out of the Ariana Grande concert.
2 explosions occurred which contained nails as a cruel weapon, according to a CBS report.
The BBC has reported that Great Britain’s North West Counter Terrorism Unit is treating the incident as possible terrorism.
More telling, senior counter-terrorism leaders are now gathering in London to meet with the U.K.’s Home Office.
The United Kingdom was on its 2nd highest state of alert at the time of the bombing.