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Caernarfon Man On Drug Charge After MI6 Parcel Arrest
BBC News ^ | 2 August 2010 Last updated at 02:16 ET | N/A

Posted on 08/02/2010 12:39:26 AM PDT by Cindy

SNIPPET: "Aly Akbar Khan, 52, is due at Caernarfon Magistrates' Court in Gwynedd, charged with possessing class A drugs with intent to supply.

Mr Khan, of Caernarfon, and a 21-year-old man, were arrested on Friday after the parcels were found.

The second man has been released on bail pending further inquiries."

SNIPPET: "The men were arrested under Section 4 of the Explosives Act after a suspicious package was found at the MI6 building in Vauxhall on Wednesday, and a second was found at a sorting office in south London on Thursday."

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; United Kingdom; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: akbar; aly; alyakbarkhan; caernarfon; illicitdrugs; khan; london; mi6; packagebomb; parcelbomb; suspiciouspackage; uk; vauxhall; wales

1 posted on 08/02/2010 12:39:29 AM PDT by Cindy
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Sun Aug 1, 5:19 am ET
SNIPPET: “The men, aged 52 and 21, were arrested in Wales on explosives charges...”

SNIPPET: “The force said the packages had the potential to cause injury, but no one was hurt.”

2 posted on 08/02/2010 12:43:11 AM PDT by Cindy
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To: Cindy

He had an M16?

3 posted on 08/02/2010 3:00:09 AM PDT by Lazamataz ("We beat the Soviet Union. Then we became them." -- Lazamataz, 2005)
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To: Lazamataz

Didn’t think I was alone in reading the headline that way.

4 posted on 08/02/2010 4:08:55 AM PDT by NY.SS-Bar9 (When in the course of human events...)
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