The area of Manchester that Abedi comes from, and where police have been operating, has been known as a recruiting ground for ISIS, with a dozen or so of its young people going off to fight in Syria.
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Jun 03, 2017 · A vigil for victims in the May 22 bombing in Manchester, England. Salman Abedi, the Manchester bomber, had met in Libya with members of an Islamic State unit, intelligence officials said
“Abu Ismail [a name used by Ramadan Abedi] has basically been in Libya since 2011, since when Salman was 16 or 17. This is a time when a boy really needs his father.
Watch video · Salman Abedi returned from a visit to Libya just days before carrying out the Manchester attack and may have travelled to terrorist strongholds in Syria, it has been revealed.
Salman Abedi has been identified as the suspect who detonated a suicide bomb at the Manchester Arena during an Ariana Grande concert, killing at least 22.
Manchester bomber Salman Abedi ‘learnt to kill’ in ISIS training ground Libya SALMAN Abedi – the suicide bomber who claimed 22 lives at the Manchester Arena – …
Watch video · Salman Abedi may have built the bomb that killed 22 people at the Manchester Arena in under four days, it has emerged amid reports he met Isis-linked militants in Libya.
May 24, 2017 · Salman Abedi was born there a year later. Reached by phone in Libya on Wednesday, Ramadan Abedi, his father, expressed shock and denied that his son was the bomber.
Abedi returned to Manchester on 18 May after a trip to Libya and following this made purchases of bomb-making material, apparently constructing the triacetone triperoxide-based bomb by himself. It is known that many members of the ISIS Battar brigade trained people in bomb-making in Libya.
Date: 22 May 2017, 22:31 (BST)
GETTY. MANCHESTER: The RAF have launched a wave of strikes since Salman Abedi’s attack on Britain. RAF chiefs confirmed this afternoon airstrikes were carried out on six days last week – launching attacks on ISIS fighters in both Syria and Iraq.
Watch video · G reater Manchester Police have provided the first full breakdown of the arrests made in the huge investigation to establish whether there was a «network» behind Salman Abedi’s suicide attack.