A British born Islamic hate preacher will be jailed for 5 years and 6 months for showing support for Islamic State in Syria.
It’s been reported that Choudary could be directly linked to 500 members of ISIS, many of his close followers have been radicalized by him and joined ISIS.
From the Telegraph in the court house:
His supporters in the public gallery shouted “Allahu Akbar” as Choudary was sentenced. Taking time already served in custody, he could be out by early 2019.
Choudary and Mohammed Mizanur Rahman, 33, from Whitechapel, east London, who was also jailed for five and a half years, were found guilty of inviting support for IS between June 29, 2014 and March 6, 2015.
Choudary says Islam will run the world one day soon, and the ISIS flag will be lifted at the White House.
Watch this to learn more about Choudary: