Manchester mock Islamist terror attack 'not scripted'

Greater Manchester Police has rejected claims of "institutional racism" after a counter-terrorism exercise in which an actor playing an Islamist terrorist shouted "Allahu Akbar".
Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said the phrase was "not scripted" and the actor involved was "not a police officer".
The force has apologised for racial stereotyping after the mock terror attack at the Trafford Centre.
Eight hundred volunteers took part in the overnight drill on Monday.
Organisers of a protest meeting at Longsight Saath Saath on Tuesday accused Greater... read more

 
13 May 2016 in Regional, Views: 31
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