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Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed, Samantha Lewthwaite And The Inviolable Burqa

by | 5th, November 2013

Undated handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police of terror suspect Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed, who is being hunted by counter-terrorism officers, after he escaped surveillance by leaving the An-Noor Masjid and Community Centre (Mosque) in Church Road, Acton dressed in a burka.

HOW did Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed escape? The man, so bad they named him twice, evaded the might of the British security services by wearing a burka. One other man, Ibrahim Magag, escaped by hailing a black cab.

Mr Mohamed went into the Annoor mosque in Acton, London, wearing Western-style clothes (a fleece and trousers) at about 10am. The 27-year-old , with alleged links with the Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab then walked out wearing a burka.

The burka is inviolable.

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Labour MP Chris Bryant asked Theresa May, the Home Secretary how this had occurred. May had stated that Mo-Mo posed “no direct threat to the public in the UK”. “What really worries me about your attitude is that you seem to think these two men came up with some phenomenally cunning plan,” said Bryant. “One of them jumped in a black cab and the other slipped on a burka! Surely you understand others will be laughing in your face?”

At least if they’re wearing burkas, you won’t be able to tell.

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Today we learn that Mo-Mo went on the lam hours after he was cleared of tampering with the security tag that controlled his movements.

But no need to worry. May says: “The police have urged anyone

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