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Sara Khan appointed chief of counter terrorism commission

Sara Khan

By: Sarwar Alam

The UK government today (25) appointed a women’s right campaigner as the new chief of a commission set up to root out extremism in the country and promote British values. Sara Khan, 37, will head the Commission for Countering Extremism, a body that had been proposed in the wake of the terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena in May last year which claimed 23 lives and injured hundreds. “The Commission for Countering Extremism will form a crucial part of this government’s work to stop the scourge of extremism in all its forms and Khan is expertly…

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