Britain jails radical Muslim preacher Choudary

Britain jails radical Muslim preacher Choudary

Anjem Choudary, Britain’s best-known Islamist preacher, was jailed on Tuesday for five years and six months for encouraging support for the Islamic State group, ending years of frustration for police who had struggled to pin charges on him. Choudary, 49, and close associate Mizanur Rahman, 33, who received the same sentence, had been convicted by […]

Notorious UK preacher Anjem Choudary convicted of supporting IS group

Notorious UK preacher Anjem Choudary convicted of supporting IS group

Anjem Choudary, Britain’s most high-profile Islamist preacher whose followers have been linked to numerous plots across the world, has been found guilty of inviting support for the Islamic State (IS) group. Choudary, 49, was convicted at London’s Old Bailey court of using online lectures and messages to encourage support for the banned group which controls […]