Foiled Isil murder plot shows why spies need legal right to break law, says Home Office



An Islamist plot to assassinate Theresa May could not have been foiled without undercover agents breaking the law, says the Home Office, as it unveiled a new law to protect spies.


Undercover MI5 and counter-terrorism officers from the Metropolitan Police infiltrated Isil to trap Naa’imur Zakariyah Rahman, 21, who planned to bomb the gates of 10 Downing Street, killl guards and then...