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Image shows man fleeing London terror attack site with a ‘pint of beer’ in hand

One man among the vulnerable has become a symbol of resilience in the face of London terror attacks as he walked away from the scene with the beer in his hand still intact.

world Updated: Jun 04, 2017 23:13 IST
HT Correspondent
The appearance of a man calmly walking away from the scene of the London attack, beer in hand, has for some become a symbol of the unflappable British spirit.
The appearance of a man calmly walking away from the scene of the London attack, beer in hand, has for some become a symbol of the unflappable British spirit.(Twitter Photo/Hmanella)

The appearance of a man calmly walking away from the scene of the London attack with a beer in hand has for some become a symbol of the British spirit.

Only two weeks after the bombing at Manchester Arena, another terror attack had the United Kingdom mourning. Three assailants stabbed passers-by at random after smashing into pedestrians in a van, killing seven people in a “terror attack” in a popular nightlife hub in London before being shot dead by armed police.

A Twitter user took a video of the news clip showing the man — pint in hand — and his companion walking as other people ran past them.

Here’s how Twitter reacted: