UK's MI5 could not have stopped soldier's brutal murder: report

November 25, 2014 11:04 AM

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UK's MI5 could not have stopped soldier's brutal murder: report

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's security services could not have prevented two men hacking to death a British soldier in broad daylight on a London street last year even though one of the killers had been a high priority in previous inquiries, lawmakers said on Tuesday.

Michael Adebolajo, 29, and Michael Adebowale, 23, both Muslim converts, ran over Lee Rigby near a barracks in Woolwich in May 2013 before setting upon him with knives and a meat cleaver in an attempt to behead him.

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