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Huge scale of terror threat revealed: UK home to 23000 jihadists - The Times

Intelligence officers have identified 23,000 jihadist extremists living in Britain as potential terrorist attackers, it emerged yesterday. The scale of the challenge facing the police and security services was disclosed by Whitehall sources after ...and more »

Ariana Grande will reportedly head back to Manchester in a few days to play her benefit concert - NEWS.com.au

NEW reports claim Ariana Grande will return to Manchester as soon as June 4 in order to headline her fundraising concert for the victims of Monday's suicide bombing at her Manchester Arena gig. The 23-year-old singer vowed to return to the city in a ...and more »

'Forgive Me': Manchester Bomber's Tangled Path of Conflict and Rebellion - New York Times

MANCHESTER, England — Salman Abedi was wearing a red vest, his suicide bomb hidden in a small backpack, when he phoned his younger brother in Libya and asked him to put his mother on the line. It was about 10:20 p.m. on Monday, and the call was ...and more »

How Manchester bomber Salman Abedi was radicalised by his links to Libya - The Guardian

The 22-year-old was influenced in part by the people who formed the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group, a little-known al-Qaida affiliate outlawed in 2004. Jamie Doward, Ian Cobain, Chris Stephen in Tunis, and Ben Quinn. Sun 28 May 2017 04.00 EDT Last ...and more »

Manchester attacks: MI5 probes bomber 'warnings' - BBC News

MI5 is to hold an inquiry into the way it dealt with warnings from the public that the Manchester suicide bomber, Salman Abedi, was a potential threat. The security service, which was alerted to Abedi's extremist views three times prior to last Monday ...and more »

A far-reaching police response: Every arrest and raid in connection with the Manchester Arena bomb - Manchester Evening News

The police response to the Manchester Arena suicide bombing has been swift and far-reaching. Armed police and special forces' personnel have raided homes and businesses across Greater Manchester and the country alongside specialist counter-terrorism ...and more »

Manchester Attacker Mainly Acted Alone, UK Police Say - New York Times

LONDON — The man who detonated explosives at a pop concert in Manchester, England, last week, killing 22 people and wounding dozens, mainly acted alone in the days leading up to the attack, the British police said late Tuesday. The sophisticated ...and more »

UK Is Investigating Missed Signals Over Manchester Bomber - New York Times

LONDON — Britain's domestic intelligence agency, MI5, is investigating its response to warnings from the public about the threat posed by Salman Abedi, the suicide bomber who killed 22 people and wounded dozens more in an attack at a crowded pop ...and more »

Timeline Shows Manchester Bomber's Family's Deep Ties to Libya - New York Times

Salman Abedi, who killed 22 people and wounded 116 more when he blew himself up outside an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday, was born in Britain to a family with deep ties to Libya. His father, Ramadan, had fled Libya in 1991 after ...and more »

A 14th person has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism after the Manchester attack - Business Insider

Police raids have led to the arrest of a 14th person in connection with the Manchester Arena attack last week. One property in Moss Side is currently being raided, where locals have described a "loud bang" while Greater Manchester Police closed off ...and more »