The Hero of London Terrorism: Tobias Ellwood
As the mayor in London said that terrorism is part and parcel to big city life, terrorism has become a serious problem in Western society. Two months ago, there was a terrible terror attack in London, England. It was near Westminster and the suspect used a car to harm people. In this situation, a Member of Parliament, Tobias Ellwood, came out as a hero of London’s terrorist situation. People were confused about the sudden terrorism, but he helped a police man who suffered from injuries. Let’s figure out who is Tobias Ellwood.
Tobias Ellwood was born in New York to British parents. Not only did he spend his childhood in New York, he also spent time in Austria. Also, he acquired his MBA degree from Cass Business School in London. He lived in various places, so he can have lots of experiences. He was a military officer in Kuwait. Back in the UK, he developed a political career in during the periods of Prime Ministers David Cameron and Theresa May. He is working as the Conservative Party’s representative. Additionally, he has worked on Middle Eastern issues.
Also, after this terrorist act, his personal affairs also became renowned to the media. He had a younger brother who was a teacher. His brother went to the Bali, Indonesia to receive education. In 2002, there was a terrible terror attack in Bail, Indonesia. A car went into a club and it exploded. Over 300 people were injured or killed. Tobias went to Bali directly and brought back his brother’s body. Because of these stories, the media and public praised him. Although a police officer told him to go to a safe place, he stayed until wounded people went to the hospital.
Even though he did CPR to a person who was injured, the victim eventually died. The photo in which he was trying to help this victim without thinking himself spread to the SNS. People regard him as hero like someone who has appeared in movies. It is not easy to help people in emergency situations. Most people hesitate because they often regard their own lives as being more precious. Thanks to his brave behavior, people mentioned about hope.
After this affair, he was recognized by the Queen as having practiced his faith to protect and save citizens. In our society, people like Tobias should appear a lot as they can sympathize with other’s unhappiness and conduct themselves to real action. < 저작권자 © 중앙헤럴드 무단전재 및 재배포금지 >