Luton terror group targeted TA centre

Terror plotters discussed sending a remote controlled toy car carrying a home made bomb under the gates of a Territorial Army centre.

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Terror gang: Posed significant risk of harm

Syed Farhan Hussain Credit: Metropolitan Police

A terroist gang from Luton who planned to blow up a TA centre using a remote control car have been jailed.

In sentencing Mr Justice Wilkie QC said they posed "a significant risk of serious harm to the public" as he imposed a custodial sentence of least 11 years and three months, with a five-year extension period subject to licence.

The men, all from Luton, had admitted one count of engaging in conduct in preparation for acts of terrorism between January 1 2011 and April 25 2012 at a hearing on March 1

Umar Arshad Credit: Metropolitan Police
Mohammed Sharfaraz Ahmed Credit: Metropolitan Police
Zahid Iqbal Credit: Metropolitan Police

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