Good thing British authorities are keeping foes of jihad such as Pamela Geller and me out of the country, eh? If they let us in, people like these men with “roots in Turkey, Pakistan, Algeria and Azerbaijan” might get angry and start plotting violence.
UK Death Watch Update: “British authorities break up terror plot,” from AP, October 14 (thanks to Jerk Chicken):
LONDON British law enforcement agencies averted a plot to orchestrate a large-scale terror attack similar to the assault on Kenya’s Westgate mall, an official said Monday.
Police were questioning four men in their 20s on suspicion of terrorism after they were detained Sunday in pre-planned, intelligence-led raids.
A British security official said the men were planning a shooting spree akin to the Westgate attack in Nairobi, in which at least 67 people died.
The official – who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media on the record – said it was not clear how advanced the planning was but that any attack was not imminent.
Metropolitan Police did not identify the suspects or say what, if any, charges, they may face. But in a series of statements, the force said the men were all British nationals between the ages of 25 and 29, with roots in Turkey, Pakistan, Algeria and Azerbaijan.…
Hmm. What could those countries possibly have in common?