“We simply do not know how many young, impressionable people may have gone abroad and never returned. This case was nothing to do with freedom of speech but everything to do with racial hatred and religious bigotry — and encouraging people to commit acts of terrorism. When you look at the words that he was saying, it goes beyond being misguided or over-enthusiastic. It is naked religious and racial hatred.”
-In one tape, labelled Jihad Dat, the cleric is heard exhorting an audience to learn how to master Kalashnikov rifles and enjoy the rewards of killing a kuffar, or unbeliever. “This is how wonderful it is to kill a kuffar,” he tells an audience of young Muslims. “You crawl on his back and while you are pushing him into the hellfire you are going into paradise.”
Rettssaken mot Abdullah el-Faisal, i The Times. Han ble dømt mandag for oppmuntring til drap på jøder, hinduer og kristne, etter et lovhjemmel som ikke har vært brukt siden begynnelsen av 1900-tallet.