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Islamists jailed over EDL plot

Six Islamist extremists who plotted an attack on an English Defence League rally have been jailed for terms ranging from 18 years and 9 months to 19 and a half years at the Old Bailey.

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  1. Juliet Bremner - ITV News Correspondent

Angry confrontations in court during sentencing

There were angry scenes in Court 12 at the Old Bailey when six men were sentenced for their part in the attempted plot to attack an EDL march in Dewsbury.

Two members of the English Defence League, including leader Tommy Robinson, shouted "God Save The Queen" and the defendants and some supporters in the public gallery shouted back "Allah u Akbar".

They were all bundled out of court by officers as the taunting continued. The defendants raised their arms in salute as they we led away from the dock.

One woman, thought to be a mother of one of the six, burst into sobs.

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