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Counter-terror police investigates threats against UK mosques

Forest Gate Mosque was one of the targeted mosques.

By: Sarwar Alam

Counter-terrorism police in the UK are investigating a suspected far-right extremist group after a threatening mail and suspicious packages were sent to mosques across the country. Three mosques in London are the latest to receive malicious letters from the unknown individual or group as part of what a monitoring group believes is a “structured” transatlantic campaign, The Independent reported. A letter seen by the newspaper threatened to bomb Forest Gate Mosque in London “very soon…when there are plenty of Muslims”, while the sender told another mosque in east London they would “make you vermin pay” and a third letter received in…

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