se afilio al grupo al-Muhajiroun, dirigido en el Reino Unido por el incendiario clerigo sirio Omar Bakri Muhammad, que pregonaba a mediados de los anos noventa la idea de un califato en paises de mayoria musulmana.
The cash raised could help Choudary
, 49, with legal fees if he appeals his fiveand-a-half-year sentence for inviting support for the so-called Islamic State.
INFLUENTIAL hate preacher Anjem Choudary
has been jailed for five and a half years for drumming up support for Islamic State (Isis).
(left) and Mohammed Mizanur Rahman have been jailed at the Old Bailey
Prosecutors said that in postings on social media, Choudary
had pledged allegiance to the "caliphate" declared by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and said Muslims had a duty to obey or provide support to him.
According to the Daily Mail, Choudary
is set to be the first prisoner inside HMP Frankland's wing for religious extremists.
At the Old Bailey last month Choudary
and co-defendant Mohammed Mizanur Rahman, 33, were found guilty of inviting support for IS.
Despite being a leading figure in the banned group al-Muhajiroun (ALM), and a series of former supporters going on to be convicted of terrorism, Choudary
stayed on the right side of the law for two decades before investigators were able to pin him down.
Mr Kidwai has previously been critical of groups linked to Choudary
, the leader of extremist group Al-Muhajiroun, that were operating in Wales to radicalise young people.
calls the traditional organizations pipes.
said the traumatic experience meant she was now scared to walk through the city centre on her own.
NNA - British radical preacher Anjem Choudary
was on Wednesday charged under anti-terror laws with inviting support for the Islamic State jihadist group, prosecutors said.