'Hot Mic' podcast: Finsbury terror attack, Muslim teenager found dead & Syrian plane shot down

'Hot Mic' podcast: Finsbury terror attack, Muslim teenager found dead & Syrian plane shot down
Police cordon off a street in the Finsbury Park area of north London after a vehicle hit pedestrians on June 19.
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Police cordon off a street in the Finsbury Park area of north London after a vehicle hit pedestrians on June 19.
Source: Daniel Leal-Olivas/Getty Images

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Here are the important stories to get you caught up for Tuesday, June 20:

1. An attacker drove a van into pedestrians just as they left a mosque near Finsbury Park in London.

2. A missing Muslim teenager in Virginia was found dead. Police say her death will not be investigated as a hate crime.

3. Russia has said that it will now treat U.S.-led coalition planes in Syria as targets, in response to a U.S. fighter jet shooting down a Syrian government plane.

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Abu Zafar

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