Scotland: Muslim asylum seeker jailed for funding Stockholm jihad terror bombing
Gratitude. "Nasserdine Menni jailed for seven years for funding Stockholm bomb attack," from the BBC, August 27 (thanks to David): Nasserdine Menni Nasserdine Menni will be deported after he serves his sentence
A Glasgow-based asylum seeker has been jailed for seven years for helping to fund a terror attack in Sweden.
Algerian Nasserdine Menni was found guilty of supplying money to Taimour Abdulwahab to help fund the suicide bombing in Stockholm in 2010.
Abdulwahab, an Iraqi-born Swedish citizen, targeted shoppers on 11 December 2010. Two passers-by were injured when he blew himself up.
Menni will be deported after he has served his sentence....
During the 11-week trial, the court heard how Abdulwahab intended to kill himself and others on the busy pre Christmas shopping streets of Stockholm.
He bought a second hand Audi car and packed it with petrol canisters, gas cylinders, and a "pressure cooker" type bomb which was filled with nails, ball bearings and explosives. Despite setting fire to the vehicle, Abdulwahab failed to detonate the devices inside.... (...)