Jomana Abedi, 18, described her older brother Salman as kind and loving and said she was surprised that he had detonated a suicide bomb, killing 22 people after an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena on Monday.
- Libya's Deterrence Force, which acts as the police of the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord, arrests Abedi's father, Ramadan, saying it had already arrested his brother Hashem on Tuesday.
Abedi's father, Ramadan, and brother, Hashem, were arrested in Libya on Wednesday.
Monday's explosion claimed victims as young as 8 and targeted fans of USA pop star Ariana Grande, who was performing at Manchester Arena.
Twenty-two persons were killed and 59 injured in a dastardly attack by a suicide bomber after American singer Ariana Grande's concert on Monday night. Screaming fans, many of them teenagers, fled the venue in panic after the bomb blast, which came at the end of a concert by United States star Ariana Grande in the northern English city late on Monday.
She said the victims would be "on my mind and in my heart every day. for the rest of my life".
Britons are still getting to know their leader, and 60-year-old May so far has two standout traits: a love of boldly patterned shoes and a complete absence of personal flamboyance.
British police today arrested a seventh person in connection with the massacre at a Manchester pop concert that left 22 people dead.
Internal Islamic State documents, categorised by the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation at King's College London, show that Hostey claimed to have lived at the same Manchester address as his brother, only several hundred yards away from where the Abedi family also lived for years.
As the investigation continues to unfold, British officials are once again sharing intelligence, related to the bombing, with their USA counterparts.
The hunt for suspects in the deadly Manchester Arena bombing has intensified.
Speaking on Friday afternoon, Mr Rowley said officers continued to sift through hours of CCTV footage, financial accounts and hundreds of witness accounts as well as gathering intelligence from their counterparts overseas.
University dropout Abedi, 22, grew up in a Libyan family that reportedly fled to Manchester to escape the now-fallen regime of Libyan dictator Moamer Kadhafi.
May will raise concerns over the leaks when she meets U.S. President Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting on Thursday, the BBC reported. "Always", Fadl said. "Very few people in the community here were close to him and therefore Salman's fanaticism wasn't something the community was aware of".
That assertion clashed with information provided to Libyan authorities by Abedi's brother Hashim and his mother, who was also brought in for questioning in Tripoli. Authorities are working to determine whether Abedi possibly received training from the Islamic State when he traveled to Libya to visit his parents, who moved back to their home country.
After chairing a meeting of the Cobra emergency committee, Prime Minister Theresa May said the terror threat level will remain at critical - meaning another attack is expected imminently.