London, August 20
The youthful brother of the Libyan-origin suicide bomber who killed 22 individuals in a terrorist assault on an Ariana Grande live performance within the English metropolis of Manchester three years in the past, was jailed for at the least 55 years on Thursday.
Earlier this 12 months, a jury took lower than 5 hours to search out 23-year-old Hashem Abedi “just as guilty” as his older brother Salman Abedi of 22 counts of homicide, one in all tried homicide in relation to those that survived, and one in all conspiracy to trigger an explosion.
“Hashem effectively worked hand-in-hand with his brother ,” mentioned Jenny Hopkins, head, Special Crime and Counter Terrorism Division, Crown Prosecution Service. — PTI