They killed a hostage after six days, which led then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher to order the SAS to storm the building. Nejad tried to hide among the hostages, but was caught and sentenced to life in jail for conspiracy to murder, false imprisonment, possession of a firearm and two charges of manslaughter.
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