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Ali Harbi Ali Biography
Who is Ali Harbi Ali?
Ali Harbi Ali, 25, from Kentish Town, north London, appeared at the Old Bailey to deny murdering the Conservative politician on October 15.
Sir David, a MP since 1983, was performing constituency surgery in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, when he was stabbed multiple times.
The father of five, who was 69 years old, died at the scene.
The defendant also pleaded not guilty to preparing acts of terrorism between May 2019 and September 2021.
How old is Ali Harbi Ali?
He is 25 year old.
The preparations are alleged to have included participating in the reconnaissance of the location of the targets to attack, namely the Houses of Parliament and the addresses associated with the MPs, and conducting internet research related to the targets.
Ali pleaded not guilty at a hearing before Judge Sweeney at London’s Old Bailey.
The superior judge appeared virtually from Manchester Crown Court while Ali was in the dock at London Central Criminal Court.
The defendant wore a blue sweatshirt and gray jogging pants and stood with his arms crossed as he confirmed his identity and made pleas without removing his mask.
Mr. Ali was arrested in the Belfair Methodist Church Hall in Leigh-on-Sea, where he allegedly stabbed Sir David, a Southend West MP.
Following the half-hour hearing, Ali was placed in pretrial detention prior to his trial on March 21, 2022.