US President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Saturday after three men were killed in the British capital in separate knife and gun attacks in less than 24 hours.
Two teenagers were killed within ten minutes of each other on Friday afternoon. The first, an 18-year-old man was stabbed to death in Wandsworth, in south-west London, and the second man, 19, was killed in a shooting in Plumstead, in the south-east of the capital.
Less than 24 hours later, a third man, 30, was killed in Poplar, north-east London, after suffering stab injuries.
Detectives for the Homicide and Major Crime Command have launched investigations for all three of the attacks. So far, they have charged two males, 17 and 18, with murder for the attack in Wandsworth and arrested four teenagers — three males and one girl — for the shooting.
According to the murdermap project, which tracks homicides in London, 59…