Khalid Ali: Westminster plot bomb-maker jailed for life
A plumber has been jailed for life for planning a terror attack in Westminster and making bombs for the Taliban.
Khalid Ali, 28, from Edmonton in north London, was arrested on 27 April 2017 in Parliament Street, London, where he was caught carrying three knives.
It was later revealed that he had spent five years in Afghanistan making bombs.
He will serve with a minimum term of 40 years for preparing an act of terrorism in the UK and two counts of possessing an explosive substance with intent.
Judge Nicholas Hilliard QC said that all three convictions were "very grave indeed".... read more
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