Parsons Green: Tube bomb parts ‘from Asda and Aldi’

A bomb designed to cause “carnage” and planted on a London Underground train was made with materials sourced from Asda and Aldi a court has heard.

An Old Bailey jury heard commuters faced “a furnace engulfed in flames” when the device exploded at Parsons Green during London’s rush hour.

Iraqi asylum seeker Ahmed Hassan, 18, is accused of planting the bomb on the District Line on 15 September, 2017.

He denies attempted murder and causing an explosion likely to endanger life.

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Source: BBC News.