London: A UK court on Thursday jailed 9 British-Asian men for plotting to bomb various London landmarks, including the London Stock Exchange, and organise a terrorist training camp in Pakistan. The men of Pakistani and Bangladeshi origin pleaded guilty during the trial and were convicted last week. The court also noted that the nine were trying to recruit more British Muslims to forward their cause.
The terrorists or perhaps, the would-be terrorists, disclosed during their trial that they were planning to join a terror training camp in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) on a plot of land owned by the father of one of the men.
They were planning to recruit other British Muslims to try and launch what was described by them as "first hand experience of terror" in Kashmir.
They also had plans of attacking targets in Britain that included soldiers returning from Afghanistan....more
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London: A London court will rule on Wednesday whether WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange, who angered the government by publishing thousands of secret diplomatic memos, can be extradited from Britain to Sweden for questioning over alleged sexual crimes. Swedish authorities want to quiz the 40-year-old over accusations of rape and sexual assault made by two former female volunteers for his WikiLeaks organization. The case has cast a shadow over Assange and...
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