Oxford University suspends jihad-supporting student, 21, for trying to recruit for an extreme Islamist group

By Sami Quadri and Courtney Bartlett

An Oxford student has been suspended by the university after trying to recruit for an extreme Islamist organisation.

Third-year engineering student Danial Farooq, 21, now faces an investigation after expressing support for jihad.

He says he is a member of Hizb ut-Tahrir which seeks to establish an Islamic state under Sharia law and is banned in more than a dozen countries worldwide – though not in the UK.

 

Read the full article in The Daily Mail

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