FBI identifies man who was killed after taking hostages at a Texas synagogue as a 44-year-old British national. Malik Faisal Akram had demanded the release of Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani neuroscientist serving 86 years in a Texas prison for attempting to kill Americans in Afghanistan. Source 8m.
British police arrest 2 teenagers in connection to hourslong standoff at Texas synagogue. The Greater Manchester Police, which announced the arrest on Twitter Sunday, did not name the suspects or whether they faced any charges. The announcement comes after the FBI on Sunday identified British national Malik Faisal Akram, 44, as the person who took hostages in the standoff at a Texas synagogue on Saturday. Source 2k.