4:13 pm: The full point on the situation

According to London police reports, a man was seriously injured on Thursday after being stabbed in front of the Home Office in Westminster, in the center of the British capital. The police made an arrest. Moreover, the days of the victim are in danger, said the police in a statement.

"A man was arrested, suspected of causing serious bodily harm, and taken to the police station," the police added, saying that he still had to determine "the exact circumstances" of the attack. The police, who were alerted shortly after 13 hours, cordoned off the area.

A photo broadcast by British media shows a man escorted by the emergency services, the bloody face covered with a rag.

He is shirtless, a suit jacket placed on his shoulders, and his belly covered with blood. Contacted by Agence France-Presse, the Ministry of the Interior did not comment.

3:32 p.m.: The police, who were alerted shortly after 1 pm (local time), cordoned off the area. A photo broadcast by British media shows a man escorted by the emergency services, the bloody face covered with a rag. He is shirtless, a suit jacket placed on his shoulders, and his belly covered with blood. Contacted by AFP, the Interior Ministry did not comment.

"A man was arrested, suspected of causing serious bodily harm, and taken to the police station," said the police, saying he still had to determine "the exact circumstances" of the attack.

3:29 p.m.: For security, the Ministry of the Interior in London was closed and placed under high security after the attack.

15h24: In the immediate future nothing seems to rise whether it is a terrorist attack according to the first statements of the police

3:18 pm: First image of the scene broadcast by CNN

15:15: A man was seriously injured after being stabbed in front of the Interior Ministry in the center of the British city, police said on Thursday. The victim's days are in danger and a man has been arrested, the police said, who has yet to determine "the exact circumstances" of the attack.