Friday, 29 December 2017

Two men in court accused of UK terror plot

Two men have appeared in court accused of preparing to build a bomb in the lead up to Christmas for an attack in the UK.

Chip shop owner Andy Sami Star, 31, from Chesterfield, and Farhad Salah, 22, from Sheffield, are charged with preparing an act of terrorism.

The pair, who appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court by video link from Leeds, were remanded in custody.

Mr Star's solicitor said there was no evidence he was involved in terrorism.

He indicated that his client would plead not guilty.

BBC      News.