Terrorist plotters sentenced

Eleven Birmingham gang members who plotted terrorist attacks potentially bigger than the July 7 attacks have been sentenced at Woolwich Crown Court.

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'They hadn't settled on any specific target'

"Our interpretation of the evidence was that they hadn't settled on any specific target. They aspired to make and detonate bombs in crowded places, places where we go shopping, for our entertainment, to travel, they wanted to attack these places with a mixture of bombs and suicide bombs."

– Assistant Chief Constable, Marcus Beale

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