It might be useful if the imam Katz would offer us with an inventory of those “real clerics,” however he gained’t, in fact, any greater than he’ll clarify from Islamic texts and teachings how he has come to be so certain that the Islam of the “infamous terrorist loudmouths” is a false, twisted model of the actual, peaceable factor, and why that is so clear to him whereas it continues to elude folks reminiscent of Zakaria Yanaouri, and so many others.
“West Sussex extremist jailed for Islamist-related terror offences,” by Helen William, Press Affiliation, November 23, 2020 (because of The Faith of Peace):
An extremist who opted to take heed to “infamous terrorist loudmouths” and downloaded directions on the way to perform assaults has been jailed for 32 months for a sequence of Islamist-related terror offences.
Zakaria Yanaouri, 21, of Worthing, West Sussex, had pleaded responsible to 5 counts of possessing materials prone to be of use to an individual committing or making ready an act of terrorism, below Part 58 of the Terrorism Act.
Choose Philip Katz QC, sentencing on the Outdated Bailey, rejected Yanaouri’s declare that he solely watched the “disgusting” supplies reminiscent of pictures of Isis beheadings “out of curiosity”.
There was nothing to counsel that his views had been primarily based on ignorance or that he had a “real change of coronary heart” from his views, the choose stated.
Yanaouri was sentenced to 32 months imprisonment on every rely, to be served concurrently.
The choose stated Yanaouri, who was of earlier good character, had opted to take heed to “infamous terrorist loudmouths” as an alternative of real clerics, and was “brainwashed by their propaganda”….
In police interview Yanaouri stated he thought he had been arrested as a result of he was listening to lectures about Sharia regulation and Jihad on his telephone or on the pc.
He stated he downloaded the lectures from websites that promoted so-called Islamic State and included speeches by extremists Anjem Choudary and Abu Izzadeen.
Yanaouri informed police that he downloaded footage of beheadings and different atrocities to observe them out of “curiosity”.
He stated he wished there to be a conflict in Iraq and battle, Mr Sellers informed the courtroom.
He put up posters at a mosque across the time of the final election, urging folks to not vote.
In response to questions on his watching preventing or folks being killed for participating within the conflict in opposition to Islamic State, Yanaouri merely informed the officers:
“Why didn’t they simply settle for Sharia regulation?”.
In police interview Yanaouri additionally stated he wish to reside below Sharia regulation and agreed with the teachings.
He agreed that folks ought to battle to advance that trigger….