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King Felipe (tallest in middle) and wife

Unity at memorial mass for Barcelona victims

Story by Eliza Mackintosh, CNN; Photos by Sarah Tilotta for CNN
At Barcelona's Sagrada Familia cathedral, locals, tourists, officials and royals came together for a mass in memory of attack victims.
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Finsbury Park's Muslims feared reprisals, but not here

Story by Eliza Mackintosh, CNN; Photos by Sarah Tilotta for CNN
A series of deadly terror attacks in Britain in recent weeks had left Muslims in north London fearing reprisals, but they never thought that violence would happen on their doorstep.
A woman in the crowd listens as London Mayor Sadiq Khan addresses those gathered for a candlelight vigil in London's Trafalgar Square on Thursday, March 23, following the attack on Parliament.

London unites against terror in defiant vigil

Story by Eliza Mackintosh, CNN; Photos by Sarah Tilotta for CNN
A day after Londoners were confronted with a cruel and ruthless attack, crowds gathered in the heart of the city to pay tribute to the victims.
People are let through Lambeth Bridge before it is cordoned off from the east side.

A city stilled, shocked and then enraged by attack

Story by Lauren Said-Moorhouse; Photos by Sarah Tilotta for CNN
The big red buses sit abandoned on the bridge, six of them. Nearby are two black taxicabs, also empty. No passengers, no drivers, no pedestrians. 
An orthodox Jewish community is leaving their overcrowded, north London neighborhood to put down new roots in rural, flood-prone Canvey Island, where the Thames River meets the sea.

London's ultra-Orthodox Jews find surprising new home

Story by Richard Allen Greene; Photos by Sarah Tilotta for CNN
A community of ultra-Orthodox Jewish families struggling to afford property in London are opting to plaint roots in the small, 97% white coastal British town of Canvey Island.
Tanja Bueltmann poses for a photo on July 13, 2016 in central London. Photos by Sarah Tilotta for CNN.

Exit before Brexit: The 'unwelcome' EU citizens eying their escape

By Bryony Jones, CNN; Photos by Sarah Tilotta for CNN; Illustrations by Kouzou Sakai
The Britain that Samuele Marcora fell in love with still exists: He can ride his motorbike along winding mountain roads and past unspoilt sandy beaches, laugh at stand-up comedy nights, enjoy live music at rock gigs, or meet his PhD students for coffee.


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