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Extremism
February 1, 2018

TERROR CHIEF SLAMMED Britain’s terror watchdog slammed for consulting extremist Islamist groups

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Henry Jackson Society

BRITAIN’S terror watchdog has been slammed for consulting extremist Islamist groups.

Lawyer Max Hill was accused of “pandering” to them and being unbalanced.

The independent reviewer of terror laws met groups including campaign group Cage, which called ISIS executioner Jihadi John a “beautiful man” driven to fanaticism by MI5.

Cage has previously been branded as “pro-terrorist” and “apologists for terrorism”.

Criticising the report, Emma Webb, research fellow at HJS, said: “Those consulted during the independent reviewer’s ‘community engagement’ reads like a Who’s Who of the UK’s most well-known Islamist organisations, to the exclusion of even the most obvious moderate Muslim representatives.

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