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U.K.'s May Warns Further Terrorist Attacks Could Be Imminent

  • Military to guard concerts, sports events under police review
  • Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi born in Britain: May
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Manchester Attack Puts U.K. Campaigning on Hold

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The British military will guard music and sports events in an unprecedented security operation as police hunt for potential accomplices of the suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a Manchester pop concert.

After meeting with her top security officials, Prime Minister Theresa May announced intelligence analysts had raised the U.K. terrorism threat level from “severe” to “critical” -- the highest level -- for the first time in a decade.