Transcript for Alleged assassination plot against UK leader foiled
all morning long. Now we turn to other breaking news learning of a reported assassination plot against the British prime minister and our chief foreign correspondent Terry Moran has the latest from London. Good morning, Terry. Reporter: Good mornin robin. This was a serious and chilling plot broken up by security services here just last week. It was to be a two-stage attack. First a bomb, an ied would be detonated at the heavy iron Gates at the end of this street and then a second attack, armed with a suicide vest and a knife would storm number 10 itself, the home of the British prime minister. The goal kill Theresa may. The two men were in court this morning charged with terror-related crimes remanded into custody and authorities say this was the ninth terror plot broken up in the United Kingdom this year alone. When you remember this country was hit five times in 2017 with terror attacks that killed dozens, you get a sense of just how serious -- how dire the terror threat is here. Robin. You truly do, Terry? What a brazen move that. Major new move from
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