LONDON, December 20. /TASS/. Accused of planning the assassination of the Prime Minister of great Britain Theresa may’s 20-year-old Naimur Rahman will stand trial in June next year. This decision was made on Wednesday by the Central criminal court of London, old Bailey, told Reuters.
Rahman, who lived in the North of the British capital, had intended to put in action the explosive device in front of the gate leading outside Downing street. The attacker thus hoped to take advantage of the panic to get to the residence of Mei and is there to kill her. British with Bangladeshi roots, accused of preparing terrorist attack.
The defendant can also be convicted of aiding 21-year-old Muhammad Imran from Birmingham to join the ranks of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). The latter had intended to go to Libya, he also is accused of preparing terrorist attacks .
Rahman and Imran were arrested on November 28 in raids in London and Birmingham, committed to the counter-terrorism division of Scotland Yard. According to TV channel Sky News, the operation on their detention was made in conjunction with a counterintelligence service MI5 and the police of the County of West Midlands.