Terror charges begin - meanwhile the Eurostar is now buggered

By sizemore Last edited 133 months ago
Terror charges begin - meanwhile the Eurostar is now buggered
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BBC:

A woman has been charged in connection with an alleged plot to blow up several transatlantic airliners.

4.20 Better make that eleven people according to the BBC news alerts.

Meanwhile:

More than 30 people were involved in an evacuation from a freight shuttle in the Channel Tunnel when smoke was seen coming from the train. The operator Eurotunnel said it suspended rail services from Monday lunchtime after a fire alarm went off.

4.25:

Eleven people have been charged in connection with an alleged plot to blow up several transatlantic airliners. Eight have been charged with conspiracy to murder and preparing acts of terrorism. Two have been charged with failing to disclose information and a 17-year-old with possessing articles useful to a person preparing acts of terrorism. One woman has been freed without charge and eleven people remained in custody, the Crown Prosecution Service said.

More details here.

Last Updated 21 August 2006