A bad week to be an apologist for Islam in the UK… London police make terror arrest

Friend of Woolwich attack suspect arrested moments after BBC interview

A friend of Woolwich attack suspect Michael Adebolajo has been arrested at BBC studios after giving an interview claiming MI5 tried to recruit the fanatic. As soon as the interview was over three members of special branch arrived at the studio and held Abu Nusaybah, the corporation reported.

Officers from Counter Terrorism Command arrested the man on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism and was taken to a south London police station, where he remains in custody. Search warrants were being executed at two residential addresses in east London.