…and a lot more information about security at British, which means probably Canada and the US as well, airport security. Commit this one to memory. I plan to download the page and save it as it likely won’t stay up long. Frankly I am stunned that the paragraphs below aren’t the main story and seem to be a kind of afterthought. The whole damn newspaper should be about that aspect of the story.
Halawi, who came to Britain from Lebanon in 1977, continued: ‘They used to say about 9/11 that it serves the American’s right and that it was a shame the failed London bombings did not go off. When I asked them why they did not go back and live in their own country if they didn’t like the UK, they said ‘we came to the West to try and convert as many people to Islam as we can.’
She also revealed insider knowledge on life within Heathrow: ‘They keep coming to the airport and many of them work in security. It is terrible there. If they see that you are a Muslim they wave you through. One time they thought my husband was Muslim and said ‘don’t worry he is one of us’ and let him through without checking him. And you’re telling me this is safe security.’