Boris: It's "completely wrong" to blame Woolwich killing on religion or foreign policy

(Source: Reuters)

Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has commented on reaction to the murder of a serving British soldier in Woolwich yesterday:

It's completely wrong to blame this killing on religion of Islam or British foreign policy.

Yesterday this messaged was sent from Boris Johnson's Twitter account:

Last night police contained English Defence League supporters in Woolwich, while two men were arrested for separate attacks on mosques in Kent and Essex.

A Cobra meeting is due to begin within the hour for which Prime Minister David Cameron has returned from Paris.