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GMB's Susanna Reid breaks down live on air over Manchester terror attack

Good Morning Britain presenter Susanna Reid broke down live on air on Tuesday morning over the Manchester terror attack.

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During the live broadcast on Tuesday, Susanna and her GMB co-host Piers Morgan were speaking to mum Charlotte Campbell, whose 15-year-old daughter Olivia had been missing since the explosion.

"I cannot image the agony." Susanna told her. "I cannot imagine what parents are going through this morning."

Susanna then had to pause while visibly holding back tears.

"It doesn't help anybody if I get upset," she continued. "You don't have to be a parent to imagine what people must be going through this morning."

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As an image of Olivia was shown on screen, fellow presenter Kate Garraway could then be heard off camera trying to comfort Susanna.

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