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Radical Past: Finsbury mosque known for previous links to terrorists


The mosque in Finsbury Park where this morning’s tragedy unfolded has been the centre of media attention before. It opened back in the late 80s, as the Muslim population in the area began to grow. Since then it’s been one of the biggest prayer halls in Britain. However in the 90s the Mosque was accused of radicalism and its preachers linked to Al-Qaeda.

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