Al-Qaeda suspect caught at Olympic Park

Read this Telegraph article in order to understand the mindset that allowed this guy to walk around free in the first place. It wasn't like the terrorist is a total stranger. He was on a list of suspects who were subject to "special rules" but otherwise allowed to do just about anything they wished: The 24 year-old has previously tried to get to Afghanistan, allegedly for terrorist training, and is suspected of fighting for the Somali Islamist group al Shabaab, which has been responsible for thousands of deaths, including those of Western aid workers. He is accused of trying to recruit other Britons to its cause. A Home Office lawyer warned after his discovery in the Olympic area that the man - known as CF - wanted to "re-engage in terrorism-related activities, either in the UK or Somalia" and is "determined to continue to adhere to his Islamist extremist agenda". His detention is the most serious security alert yet to hit the Olympic Park. It is disclosed today after a week which...(Read Full Post)