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When terrorists strike, the police advice 'run, hide, tell' applies to nurses too

In the wake of the terrorist attacks in the UK over recent months, nursing staff have been praised for their courage. But the official advice is clear: you should never put yourself in danger to help others.
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In the wake of the terrorist attacks in the UK over recent months, nursing staff have been praised for their courage. But the official advice is clear: you should never put yourself in danger to help others.

Nursing student Rhiannon Owen was at a cash machine in a busy area of London on a Saturday night when a taxi swerved towards her and the driver screamed at her to run. Looking up, she saw a man three metres away holding a knife with a 12-inch blade.

He was one of three terrorists who targeted the London Bridge and Borough Market areas on 3 June, killing eight people and injuring dozens more. They ploughed into pedestrians in a white van before getting out and attacking

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