Posts Tagged ‘Abedi’

Manchester bomber’s brother extradition to UK held over citizenship entanglement

  • 6 August 2018 - 11:38
Manchester bomber’s brother extradition to UK held over citizenship entanglement

A legal wrangle over the nationality of the Manchester bomber Salman Abedi’s brother, Hashem, has caused delays to his extradition to Britain over the Manchester attack that killed 22 people, The Times said on Sunday. The Times added that Libya’s Attorney General is understood to be...

Manchester attacker Salman Abedi rescued by British ship from Libya 2014 chaos

  • 31 July 2018 - 13:45
Manchester attacker Salman Abedi rescued by British ship from Libya 2014 chaos

The Manchester suicide bomber who killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in May 2017 had been rescued from the civil war in Libya by Britain's Royal Navy just three years earlier. Salman Abedi, who was born in Manchester, was 19 when he was evacuated from the Libyan capital of Tripoli by...

Manchester bomber’s remains flown to Libya after UK mosques rejected them

  • 5 November 2017 - 21:03
Manchester bomber’s remains flown to Libya after UK mosques rejected them

Manchester bomber Salman Abedi has been buried in Libya after UK mosques refused to deal with his body.   Abedi killed 22 people and injured 120 when he detonated a bomb outside the Ariana Grande concert in May.   MI5 chiefs 'missed key warnings' about Manchester Arena bomber...

UK struggling to get hold of Manchester bomber’s brother in Libya

  • 22 October 2017 - 11:42
UK struggling to get hold of Manchester bomber’s brother in Libya

Britain is battling Libyan militia to bring back the brother of the Manchester Arena suicide bomber to face justice in the UK courts, The Sun reported. Hashem Abedi – arrested in Tripoli after the May bombing – is believed to have played a “key role” building the device which killed 22...