by Joshua Krishnamoorthi:
An Islamist terror plot to assassinate British Prime Minister Theresa May in Downing street has been foiled by the country’s security services, media report said on Wednesday.
A 20-years old man appeared in court charged with plotting to assassinate British Prime Minster Theresa May in a bomb and knife attack. Naa’imur Zakariyah Rahman is accused of planning an explosion outside Ms.May’s Downing Street office then trying to enter the office with a suicide vest and a knife in a bid to kill her.
At a brief hearing, the court was told that Rahman had planned to detonate an explosive device at the Downing Street gates then in the ensuing chaos, try to enter the building try to kill May with a knife point. He is charged with the preparation of terrorist acts and also charged with assisting another man to prepare separate acts of terrorism. Imran is accused of allegedly planning to travel overseas for the preparation of acts of terror. The recent attacks in UK were Pakistan origin terrorists.