Asked on BBC Radio 4's Today programme whether he would be concerned about putting his own four children to bed if he lived in a similar tower, he responded: "Any human being would think like that, would be anxious".
By the church's front door, residents taped signs looking for information about Khadija Saye, last seen on the 20th floor, and Mariem Elggwahry, last seen on the 19th floor at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday.
The tower, built in 1974, was home to between 400 and 600 people.
Authorities have so far confirmed 17 deaths in the blaze that erupted early on Wednesday at the Grenfell Tower, but warned that the toll could go up as many residents were reported missing - feared still trapped inside.
Of the 17 victims found by emergency services so far, six were outside the tower, while it has not yet been deemed safe enough to recover the 11 bodies found inside.
British police say they may never be able to identify all of those who perished in the Grenfell Tower disaster, as anger and frustration mounted in the London neighborhood stunned by the tragedy.
One of the victims was named as Mohammed Alhajali, a 23-year-old Syrian refugee, who came to Britain in 2014 with his brother.
The appeal said: "Mohammed Alhajali undertook a risky journey to flee war in Syria, only to meet death here in the United Kingdom, in his own home".
More than 200 firefighters were sent to tackle the blaze and London Ambulance Service said 30 people had been taken to five hospitals. The process will be very long.
But the authority's latest statement said: "While we will try do our upmost (sic) to ensure those affected remain in or near the borough, given the number of households involved, it is possible the council will have to explore housing options that may become available in other parts of the capital".
"Fire safety of the building is a combined thing it's about the cladding that's on the building but more importantly it's on the systems".
Firefighter Lucy Masoud questioned why the blaze spread so rapidly "Something has gone seriously wrong".
The focus of criticism centres on the cladding fitted to external walls on the 1970s concrete block as part of a £8.7 million refit ($11 million, 9.9 million euros) completed previous year.
Dr Smith said: "With the significant fires that occurred in Melbourne and Dubai in multi-storey high-rise buildings we made decision on January 1 this year to prohibit the use of these sorts of combustible cladding products [on buildings over two storeys tall]".
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called for homes to be "requisitioned if necessary" in order to house those left homeless by the disaster: "It is hardly acceptable that in London you have luxury buildings and luxury flats kept empty, as land banks for the future, while the homeless and the poor look for somewhere to live". And sorrow is quickly turning to anger over whether the building met fire and safety regulations. A lack of working fire alarms, evacuation procedures, lighting in emergency stairwells and escape routes are all said to have contributed to the catastrophic loss of life.
One former cabinet minister, Michael Portillo, criticized May on Friday over her refusal to visit the survivors of the fire and talk to the victims' families.
Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London Thursday called for an interim report into the Grenfell Tower fire to be published within weeks, saying: "There are questions that demand answers".
Sinn Féin's delegation today will be led by Gerry Adams, with the party's leader in the North Michelle O'Neill also set to attend. The two parties' discussions with Leo Varadkar comes as the DUP looks set to enter a deal with the Conservatives in Westminster.
Less than a month ago, he called Mueller a "superb choice", someone whose "reputation is impeccable for honesty and integrity". And unless there was sufficient reason to fire Mueller, he offered, "it wouldn't matter what anybody said".
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The FBI has taken control of the crime scene, which is located some 7 miles away from the White House in Washington, D.C. The president also called for unity, telling Americans strength comes from when "we work together for the common good".
Nor did he deny he has entered the miniscule ranks of sitting presidents who have become the subject of a criminal investigation. Obstruction of justice is a serious charge, and one which led to impeachment proceedings against Richard Nixon after Watergate.
To avoid confusion, Microsoft will call the game's Xbox One, Nintendo Switch , and mobile versions simply as " Minecraft ". Additionally, an update for Minecraft this year will add 4K support and more graphical options.
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Williams said the feeling among his Congressional comrades is the game needs to go on as planned. "A killing field", U.S. The Republican team was practicing on a baseball field in Virginia when a gunman identified as James T.
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Putin downplayed the effectiveness of the sanctions and blamed US domestic issues as the reason for their imposition. They are republished from a number of sources, and are not produced by MintPress News .
The search for two Georgia prison inmates who killed two guards and stole a pickup truck has expanded nationwide, Sills said. Authorities have said 43-year-old Donnie Russell Rowe and 24-year-old Ricky Dubose overpowered and killed 42-year-old Sgt.
The Iranian leader also said the United States and Saudi Arabia are in partnership when it comes to funding Sunni militants. The Daesh Takfiri terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attacks.
United Kingdom election: Brexit plans in disarray
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