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Armed police stand guard at Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig  in Manchester, England Monday, May 22, 2017. Police says there are "a number of fatalities" after reports of an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
Armed police stand guard at Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig  in Manchester, England Monday, May 22, 2017. Police says there are "a number of fatalities" after reports of an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)

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"You saw tens of thousands of Mancunians coming together in the spirit of unity, defiance ... which is what Manchester is all about," former lord Mayor of Manchester said.

Former lord mayor: 'Emotional, powerful scenes'

"You saw tens of thousands of Mancunians coming together in the spirit of unity, defiance ... which is what Manchester is all about," former lord Mayor of Manchester said.