My black heart sank upon reading this headline*
Three admit liquid bomb plot charges!!!
Three men accused of plotting a series of terrorist attacks on transatlantic jets today admitted conspiracy to cause explosions...The men also admitted conspiring to cause a public nuisance by distributing videos threatening suicide bomb attacks in Britain.
However, the three do not admit conspiracy to murder.
They said a small explosion at the Houses of Parliament, in which no one would be hurt, would act as a publicity stunt to draw attention to the programme.All a bit different from:
The three are on trial with five other defendants, charged with conspiring to murder thousands of people by smuggling home-made liquid bombs on to passenger jets.Reading the headline alone might lead you to mistakenly believe this liquid bomb carry-on had been proven in court to be very real!
*now updated to the equally misleading: Three admit airline bomb plot charges