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Friend says Woolwich suspect 'was gentle'

A close friend of Woolwich attack suspect Michael Adebolajo gave an interview to Newsnight last night explaining what he thought about the incident.

The friend, Abu Nusaybah, recorded it before the programme went to air and as he was leaving the building, New Broadcasting House, he was arrested by police.

Newsnight reporter Richard Watson told the Today programme about last night's interview, clips of which are you can hear here.

First broadcast on the Today programme on Saturday 25 May.

  • 25 May 2013
  • From the section UK