Thursday, February 2, 2012

9 Islamists Plead Guilty in London Terror Plot


by NewsCore

Mohammed Chowdhury, 20, one of nine men who pleaded guilty Wednesday to plotting pre-Christmas terror attacks in London, leaves Westminster Magistrates Court in a police van Dec. 27, 2010. Photo Credit:AP/Lewis Whyld
Nine radical Islamists pleaded guilty Wednesday to involvement in a terror plot aimed at high-profile targets in the UK's capital, including the US Embassy.


Nine radical Islamists pleaded guilty Wednesday to involvement in a terror plot aimed at high-profile targets in the UK's capital, including the US Embassy.



The men, with roots in Britain's Bangladeshi and Pakistani communities, were arrested in counterterrorism raids on Dec. 21, 2010. ...

Four of the men admitted Wednesday to planning to plant an improvised explosive device at the London Stock Exchange. ... Four men — Omar Latif, 28, from Cardiff, Nazam Hussain, 26, Usman Khan, 20, and Abdul Shahjahan, 27, all from Stoke-on-Trent, central England — admitted lesser charges of preparing for a terrorist attack. Mohibur Rahman, 27, also from Stoke, admitted possessing terror-related material, namely two copies of the Al Qaeda magazine Inspire, which contained articles like "Make A Bomb In The Kitchen Of Your Mom."




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Source:
http://times247.com/articles/four-plead-guilty-in-plot-to-bomb-london-stock-exchange

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