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Complainant Name:
Dr Imran Waheed, Representative of Hizb ut-Tahrir Britain

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Times

Complaint:
Dr Imran Waheed, Representative of Hizb ut-Tahrir Britain, complained that an article was inaccurate when it stated that Omar Bakri Mohammed had “established” the organisation in Britain.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper – which argued that Mohammed was a prime mover in the organisation and pointed to a number of sources in the public domain on the matter – appended a note to its internal records making clear that the organisation denied that Omar Bakri Mohammed was the founder.

Report: 71



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