British man arrested before Remembrance Sunday convicted of planning IS-inspired knife attack

December 14, 2015 3:46 PM

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LONDON – A British man arrested days before an annual national war commemoration has been convicted of preparing to carry out an Islamic State group-inspired knife attack in London.

Nadir Syed was arrested on Nov. 6, 2014, three days before Remembrance Sunday, the annual tribute to Britain's war dead.

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