Manchester Arena explosion: What we know so far

Some of the latest updates

© Licensed to London News Pictures. 22/05/2017. Manchester, UK. Police and other emergency services are seen near the Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion. Police have confirmed they are responding to an incident during an Ariana Grande concert at the venue. Photo credit: Joel Goodman/LNP

Here are the main developments following the bombing at the end of a pop concert at Manchester Arena:

Twenty-two people have been killed and 59 people injured. Children were among the dead.

Police say a lone male suicide bomber detonated an improvised explosive device.

It is being treated as a terrorist incident.

Police say they are trying to establish whether the dead attacker was working alone or as part of a network.

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The bomber was carrying a rucksack, according to Sky sources.

Police are working with counterterrorism officers and intelligence services to find out more about the attacker.

If you want to stay up to date with the latest development as they com in you can check out sky news here :

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