Scene of London terror attack
Scene of London terror attackReuters

The Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group on Sunday claimed responsibility for Saturday's attack on the London Bridge, reports The Associated Press.

The report cited the head of the SITE intelligence group, said that the claim of responsibility was made in the Amaq news agency which is affiliated with ISIS.

Seven people were murdered and dozens were injured in Saturday night's attack, which took place on London Bridge just after 10:00 p.m. when a van rammed into a number of pedestrians.

British police raided a number of apartments in east London following the attack, arresting 12 suspects in connection with it.

ISIS also claimed the recent terrorist attack in Manchester, which took place at the end of an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena.