Muslim appears in court over Syria violent jihad plans
Mubashir Jamil has been prevented from traveling to Syria. So what if he decides to wage jihad right in Luton or elsewhere in Britain? If he does, British authorities will congratulate themselves that at least they always hounded and persecuted counter-jihadis, and so cannot be considered “racist.”
“Luton man appears in court over Syria ‘violent jihad’ plans,” ITV News, May 2, 2016:
The arrest follows an investigation by the Metropolitan Police. Credit: Metropolitan Police
A 21-year-old man accused of planning to travel to Syria and engage in “violent jihad” has appeared in court.
Mubashir Jamil was arrested on Wednesday in his home town of Luton after a Metropolitan Police investigation.
He appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court charged with engaging in conduct in preparation for committing acts of terrorism.
The 21-year-old had allegedly made a travel booking and purchased items to help him travel to Syria and engage in terrorist acts….