Terrorism & Insurgency

Court sentences 21-year-old man to four-and-a-half years in the UK's London

25 September 2017

AT THE Old Bailey court in the United Kingdom's capital London on 21 September, a 21-year-old man - identified as Taha Hussain - was sentenced to four-and-a-half years in prison on seven counts of disseminating terrorist documents after producing Islamic State propaganda videos outside Windsor Castle in Berkshire, where he shouted Islamic State slogans and threatened to damage a statue of Queen Victoria, The Guardian reported. Reports added that Hussain had shared the videos and audio files on social media and offered advice to those contemplating travelling to Syria. Hussain was arrested by police during a counter-terrorism operation on 8 August 2016.

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