Last Saturday in Sydney, was arrested four native of Lebanon, members of the same family who planned a terrorist attack in the style of ISIS: they had intended to blow up a plane travelling from Sydney to the middle East, probably in Dubai, laying in the cabin of the aircraft a homemade bomb.
About it writes on Sunday, July 30, the Australian edition of Seven News.
The details of this conspiracy and the names of the criminals, the press does not.
However, the newspaper the Australian writes that the attackers acting in concert with militants in Syria were planning to poison passengers poisonous gas.
The Federal police in cooperation with the police of the state of New South Wales and counterintelligence ASIO conducted specrada in several areas of the city and arrested four men connected by ties of kinship. One of them was removed from the house wrapped in a towel, and the other covered only with a sheet.
At all airports in Australia strengthened security measures. It is reported that the police did not know exactly the date, time and place of the alleged attack.
Recall that the largest terrorist attack in Australia were committed in 2014. In Sydney armed man took hostage 17 visitors and employees of the coffee shop Lindt — manufacturer of chocolate brands. He posted in the window of the Islamic flag and demanded talks with the Prime Minister of the country. He was eliminated during the storming of the building.