Muslim convicted of terror offences after trying to join Isis in Syria

jabed-hussain-muslim-terroristA man who attempted to join Isis in Syria has been convicted of terrorism.

At the Old Bailey on Thursday, Jabed Hussain, from Acton in London, pleaded guilty to two counts of preparing terrorist acts after being caught on the Turkish border.

The 22-year-old first attempted to reach the so-called Islamic State’s strongholds in August 2015 but was detained by Turkish authorities at the border and returned to the UK.