• Sunday, May 29, 2022


Manchester bomber didn’t act alone; more arrests likely, say police

Suicide bomber Salman Abedi is believed to have worked with a network of people.

By: Sarwar Alam

The Libyan-origin suicide bomber, who carried out the terror attack in Manchester city killing 22 people, did not act alone, police said, indicating that more arrests are likely. The Greater Manchester police said that their investigation into the terror attack carried out by Salman Abedi, 22, at the end of a concert by American pop star Ariana Grande in May, is likely to lead to further arrests. Detective Chief Superintendent Russ Jackson, head of counter-terrorism in north-west England, said that Abedi had carried the explosive device through the streets of Manchester for “several hours” before blowing up at his intended…

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