Alaa Abdullah Esayed, 22, [03.11.1992] of Kennington, SE11 has today, Thursday 27 November, been charged with Encouragement of Terrorism and Dissemination of Terrorist Publications.
She has been bailed to appear at Westminster Magistrates Court on Wednesday, 10 December at 1000hrs.
Esayed was arrested on 3 June 2014 on suspicion of Encouraging Terrorism under s.1 of the Terrorism act 2006.
Full charge details :-ENCOURAGEMENT OF TERRORISM, contrary to section 1(2) of the Terrorism Act 2006 Alaa Esayed between the 1 June 2013 and the 14 May 2014 published statements to which this section applies, namely a series of posts on her Twitter account, together with photographs and video links and at the time that it was published or caused to be published she intended, or was reckless as to whether, members of the public would be directly or indirectly encouraged or otherwise induced by the statement to commit, prepare or instigate acts of terrorism or Convention offences.
DISSEMINATION OF TERRORIST PUBLICATION, Contrary to section 2 (1)(a) of the Terrorism Act 2006.Alaa Esayed between the 1 June 2013 and the 14 May 2014 engaged in conduct falling within subsection (2), namely provided a service to others that enabled them to obtain, read, listen to or look at a terrorist publication, by providing links to speeches and other propaganda, and at the time of doing so intended an effect of her conduct to be a direct or indirect encouragement or other inducement to the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism.