Friday 03 April 2020

Dutch would-be jihadi’s jail term increased on appeal

GavelA would-be Dutch jihadi known as Omar H has had his one year jail sentence extended to 18 months on appeal.

H was found guilty of preparing to launch a terrorist attack and incitement after the court was told he had looked online for bomb-making instructions and was preparing to travel to Syria.

Last October H was not convicted of terrorism.

The public prosecution department had called for a three year jail term. has been free for 13 years, but now we are asking our readers to help. Your donation will enable us to keep providing you with fair and accurate news and features about all things Dutch.
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