Police chief urges terror rethink
Britain’s most senior police chief has called for new laws to combat terrorist conspiracies, saying the UK is being targeted by al-Qaeda.
Sir Ian Blair, Metropolitan Police Commissioner, said ID cards should be given more consideration, as should iris recognition technology.
He told BBC One’s Breakfast With Frost: “There’s real clarity now that al-Qaeda affiliates are targeting Britain.”
His comments come after ricin plotter Kamel Bourgass was jailed for life. Full Story