• Thursday, October 06, 2022


Two men from Birmingham jailed for funding Brussels terror suspect

Zakaria Boufassil (left) Mohammed Ali Ahmed (right)

By: Eastern Eye Staff

Two men, who were found guilty of giving £3,000 to a key suspect in the Paris and Brussels terror attacks during a meeting in a Birmingham park, were jailed on Monday (12). Mohammed Ali Ahmed, from Birmingham, who had pleaded guilty to engaging in conduct in preparation for acts of terrorism last month was sentenced to eight years. Co-defendant Zakaria Boufassil, also from Birmingham, was found guilty at Kingston Crown Court of the same charge at the end of a trial last week and was sentenced to three years. They handed over the cash to Mohamed Abrini – who became…

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