United Kingdom

Men Accused of Hacking British Soldier to Death on London Street Deny Murder

Both want to be known by their Islamic names


The men also denied a separate charge each of attempting to murder a police officer.

The pair appeared via separate video links at the Old Bailey in London wearing scarlet t-shirts.

Both asked to be known by their Islamic names. Adebolajo wants to know as Mujaahid Abu Hamza while Adebowale, of Greenwich, south east London, was asked to be called Ismail Ibn Abdullah.