An alleged terrorist launched an attack outside Parliament after sending a cryptic complaint to Jeremy Corbyn via email, a court has heard.

Salih Khater, 30, is on trial accused of driving at pedestrians, cyclists and police officers outside the Palace of Westminster in a bid “to cause maximum death and injury”.

Jurors were shown CCTV his Ford Fiesta allegedly swerving towards members of the public and narrowly missing two officers before hitting a security barrier on August 14 last year.

Prosecutor Alison Morgan QC told the Old Bailey that “miraculously and contrary to his intentions”, no-one was killed by his deliberate efforts.

Read more: Telegraph (UK)