Moderate Muslim who plotted to behead a poppy seller on Remembrance Day is jailed for life

Nadir Syed Muslim TerroristA Muslim extremist who plotted a knife attack on a poppy seller on Remembrance Day was in touch with an ISIS member in Syria, it can be disclosed.

Nadir Syed was jailed for life today after he was found guilty of preparing acts of terrorism in an attack he hoped would out-do the brutality of Lee Rigby’s murder.

The 23-year-old will serve a minimum sentence of 15 years before he is eligible for parole.