An Al Qaeda terrorist has been found guilty of plotting to bomb a Manchester shopping centre and the New York subway by a US jury.
Abid Naseer, 28, planned a car bomb attack on the Manchester's Arndale shopping centre on the Easter weekend in 2009.
Had his Manchester plot succeeded, police believe it would have been as big as the 7/7 attacks in London.
After a most unusual trial in Brooklyn, jurors now must decide whether Abid Naseer plotted to blow up a Manchester shopping centre.
Osama bin Laden was sent letters updating him of the progress of terror cells in the UK, New York and Copenhagen, a US court has heard.
A man charged with drawing up plans to carry out terror attacks in Manchester, New York and Copenhagen is due to go on trial in the US.