LONDON (AP) — Six men have appeared in a London court on terrorism charges -- three of them charged with plotting suicide bomb attacks in Britain.
The men were arrested in the central England city of Birmingham last week as part of what was called a "major operation" by counterterrorism police. They were charged late yesterday.
Four are accused of planning a terrorist act. Three of them are accused of planning a bombing campaign, making explosives and stating an intention to become suicide bombers.
Two are also accused of traveling to Pakistan for terrorism training.
All six appeared at West London Magistrates Court and were remanded in custody until October.
(Copyright 2011, The Associated Press)
Have information or an opinion about this story? Click here to contact the newsroom.
Copyright WRDW-TV News 12. All rights reserved. This material may not be republished without express written permission.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.