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The West is hopelessly naïve about jihadists, says ex-Al-Qaeda terorrist

The next big terror threat is from offenders leaving prison, warns MI6’s former Al-Qaeda mole

Cara McGoogan

When Sudesh Amman, the Streatham attacker, ran out of a high-street shop and began indiscriminately stabbing passers-by the weekend before last, Aimen Dean worried that his prediction was coming true.

A former Al-Qaeda member turned MI6 spy, Dean had told me days beforehand of his certainty that the next big terror threat to civilian life was from offenders leaving prison.

“They could form the next wave of lone-wolf attacks in the UK,” said Dean, just more than a week before the incident in south London. “It’s a problem we’re facing right now.”..

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