19 Aug 2020

Court hears emotional testimonies from families of Manchester Arena bombing victims

Families of the Manchester Arena bombing victims broke down in tears as they gave emotional testimonies in court today.

Hashem Abedi, brother of bomber Salman Abedi, was found guilty by a jury in March of 22 counts of murder, attempted murder and plotting to cause an explosion.

Abedi is due to be sentenced at the Old Bailey, but refused to appear in court today.