Posts Tagged ‘Manchester Attack’

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...

Reports: UK coordinated with Libyan Islamic Fighting Group during 17 February revolution

  • 5 April 2018 - 21:25
Reports: UK coordinated with Libyan Islamic Fighting Group during 17 February revolution

The United Kingdom government has said for the first time that members of the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group, whom the UK accuses of being behind the Manchester bombing – were likely among those Britain supported in Libya to topple Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. This major news came in a written...

Son of Libyan Lockerbie bomber warns UK of Libyan militants’ threat

  • 30 May 2017 - 12:43
Son of Libyan Lockerbie bomber warns UK of Libyan militants’ threat

UK has itself to blame for the Manchester attack because it colluded with jihadists and left a power vacuum in Libya, according to the son of the Lockerbie bomber. Khaled al-Megrahi, the son of the man convicted of blowing up Pan Am Flight 103 over the Scottish village of Lockerbie in 1988, said...

Libya’s SDF: Younger brother of Manchester Arena bomber planning to conduct suicide attack in Tripoli

  • 24 May 2017 - 22:24
Libya’s SDF: Younger brother of Manchester Arena bomber planning to conduct suicide attack in Tripoli

 The Libyan Tripoli-based Special Deterrence Force (SDF) has announced that the younger brother of Salman Abedi, who blew himself up in Manchester Arena at Ariana Grande music concert, was arrested as he was planning to carry out suicide attack in Tripoli, Libya. "After months of tracking...