ABC NEWS (USA): Manchester attack transforms Britain's election campaign

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Release date: 28/5/2017

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History suggests the tragedy should further bolster May. Violent attacks usually produce a "rally-round-the-flag effect" that boosts support for government and state institutions, Manchester University political science Professor Rob Ford said.

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TitleManchester attack transforms Britain's election campaign
Media name/outletABC News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date28/05/17
DescriptionHistory suggests the tragedy should further bolster May. Violent attacks usually produce a "rally-round-the-flag effect" that boosts support for government and state institutions, Manchester University political science Professor Rob Ford said.
URLabcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/manchester-attack-transforms-britains-election-campaign-47691315
PersonsRobert Ford