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Muslim Groups ‘Undermining Fight Against Terror’, Leading Prosecutor Warns

Muslim Groups ‘Undermining Fight Against Terror’, Leading Prosecutor Warns

Country: 
United Kingdom (UK)
News Date: 
03/06/2017
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

“Islamist” Muslim groups and community leaders hinder the fight against terror and are interested only in presenting Muslims “as victims” Britain’s most prominent Muslim lawyer has said. In an interview with the Times, Nazir Afzal  that British Muslim organisations are “undermining” attempts to counter terrorism in the UK by spreading misinformation to discredit Prevent, the government’s anti-radicalisation programme.