Hillary Clinton 'outraged' by Manchester attack
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Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonGorsuch rejects Minnesota Republican's request to delay House race Biden leads Trump by 6 points in Nevada: poll The Memo: Women could cost Trump reelection MORE on Tuesday expressed anger over the deadly bombing at a concert in Manchester, England, the previous night.

“Outraged & angry about this cowardly terror attack on a crowd of young people. Sending sympathy & strength to victims & people of Manchester,” Clinton wrote on Twitter.

Clinton’s daughter, Chelsea, also expressed her condolences to the victims of the attack.


“Continuing to hold all the children & families affected by last night's horrific tragedy in my heart,” the younger Clinton tweeted Tuesday morning.

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria claimed responsibility for the Monday night attack that occurred at the conclusion of an Ariana Grande concert.

Police said at least 22 people were dead after an attacker detonated an improvised explosive device at the arena. Police identified the suspected attacker as Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old who was reportedly born in Britain to Libyan immigrants.