07 July 2005 16:43 [Source: ICIS news]
US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Michael Chertoff said his department has placed its Interagency Incident Management Group on “stand up” status “to ensure full situational awareness around this incident and in the
The DHS did not raise the terrorism alert level in the
Chertoff said: “We do not have any specific intelligence indicating this type of attack is planned in the
The DHS has also asked officials at the state and local level and public and private transportation officials for increased vigilance and additional security measures for major transit systems in the
President George W Bush said he expressed "heartfelt condolences to the people of London."
Bush, who was attending the G8 conference in Scotland, added: "The war on terror goes on."
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