UK: ISIS supporter calls for Shia Muslims to be burned alive, encourages terrorism on Twitter

Islam: If it isn’t peaceful between sects (Sunni and Shia), how can it be peaceful at all?

BT, March 9, 2018. (Archive link)

An Islamic State supporter has admitted encouraging acts of terrorism by sending abusive tweets about Shia Muslims.

Mohammed Zahir Khan, 40, of Nora Street, Sunderland, shared messages on social media saying “death to shias”, describing them as “dirty and filthy shiite scum” and calling for them to be burnt alive.

He also admitted tweeting on January 2 2017: “Welcome to the year of fear.”

Khan shared a terrorist publication, referred to at Newcastle Crown Court as “an ISIS call for attacks”, on Twitter.

Via a videolink from prison, he admitted encouraging terrorism, dissemination of a terror publication and stirring up religious hatred…