28 JUNE 2018: UNITED STATES

Former Guyanese member of parliament, Abdul Kadir, who was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2010 for plotting to blow up gas pipelines at JFK, died in prison aged 66. The cause of his death is unknown, but he was reported to have fallen ill on the morning of the day he died. Kadir, who served as Mayor of Linden in Guyana, maintained his innocence, claiming he had been set up.