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The article notes that: “In 2016, a delivery driver was jailed for plotting to run down and then behead U.S. service personnel from the base in revenge for a friend who was killed in a drone attack in Syria.” The delivery driver is not named. However, a CBS report names him as Junead Khan, 25, from Luton England.




NBC News:

A suspect is in custody after a vehicle tried to force its way onto RAF Mildenhall, a U.S. Air Force base in England, American military officials and local police said Monday.

Shots were fired by American service personnel and the base was put on lockdown during the incident.

U.S. Air Force spokesman Capt. Mark Graff said the situation was “contained” and “a suspect is in custody.”

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62.9° N
22.6° W
22.4° E
40.4° N

 

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United Kingdom (GB) is estimated to have a population of 65.1 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 0.6% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 2 million.