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Rebecca Rigby, widow of murdered British soldier Lee Rigby, returns to the Old Bailey courthouse in London following lunch recess, today. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters.

The widow of British soldier Lee Rigby left court in tears today as jurors heard eyewitness accounts of how he was run over and attacked with a meat c(...)

Worshippers leave the Plumstead Mosque in Woolwich, London, after prayers yesterday. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters

The Plumstead Mosque adjoining Woolwich is formally known as the Greenwich Islamic Centre, and serves a surrounding community of 15,000 Muslims(...)

Ministry of Defence photo of Drummer Lee Rigby (25), from the 2nd Battalion, Royal Regiment of Fusiliers who was named as the soldier hacked to death in Woolwich.

Two men have been arrested for making alleged offensive comments on Twitter about the murder of a British soldier in Woolwich, south London. (...)

Women cry after placing flowers near the scene of 25-year-old soldier Lee Rigby’s murder in Woolwich yesterday. Photograph: Reuters

The murder of Lee Rigby in Woolwich has left indelible impressions, few stronger than the sight of a black man, bloody machete in hand, speakin(...)

Propaganda of the deed
  • UK
  • May 24, 2013, 01:00

In articulating the theory of what became known as the “propaganda of the deed” anarchist Mikhail Bakunin insisted that “we must spread our pri(...)

Members of the Sikh community wait to lay flowers yesterday close to the crime scene in Woolwich, London, where 25-year-old soldier Lee Rigby was murdered on Wednesday. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

The large sign over the Classic Sea Food fish shop on Woolwich’s Green appears to reflect the community’s diverse ethnic population. It reads: (...)

Michael Adebolajo, with bloodied hands, speaks into a phone camera following the killing in Woolwich, London, of Drummer Lee Rigby on Wednesday. Photograph: ITV/PA

Michael Adebolajo, one of two men arrested for murdering a British soldier on the streets of Woolwich, had been reduced to tears on occasions b(...)

Ingrid Loyau-Kennett speaks to one of the two men arrested at the scene of the Woolwich murder yesterday.

A woman who risked her life to confront an armed man suspected of slaughtering a British soldier in broad daylight has described how she tried (...)

Men lay a floral tribute close to the scene where a man was murdered in Woolwich. Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

The man with bloodied hands, clutching a long knife and what appears to be a well-used butcher’s cleaver, delivered a message that will strike (...)