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26Jun/210

‘Nail Bomber: Manhunt’ Is A Breathtaking Exploration Into The Devastating 1999 London Bombings

'Nail Bomber: Manhunt' Is A Breathtaking Exploration Into The Devastating 1999 London BombingsNetflix

If you were to walk around London's buzzy Brixton Market this weekend, with its vibrancy and strong community feel, you'd perhaps find it difficult to imagine the fear that revealed there a bit over 20 years ago this spring.

On Saturday, 17 April 1999, while shoppers were out browsing fresh cause and chit-chat over DVD stands, a bombard contained within a plays container was softly located amid the sound and the excitement, seeded specific to target what was and is still a mainly Black community.

Something about the handbag didn't sit right with the market brokers, who moved it about repeatedly in the resulting confusion. At one point, a thief actually made off with the pocket, leaving the bomb inside bared and obvious. A short while after the police arrived at the vistum, the projectile went off.

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