“The Prophet Mohamed said: ‘Love for one’s nation is part of faith’; ‘Who serves a people is the best of them’, and that ‘the Muslim is the one from whose hands and tongue others are safe’. The motto of Sandhurst is ‘Serve to Lead’. These are all British values and Islamic values,” he says.
“The vast majority of British Muslims are inoculated against that sort of extremism,” says Mr Amin. “But clearly there is a serious issue regarding the education and attitudes of this very small fringe who act in this vile and abhorrent way.”