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A teacher faces a classroom ban after he allegedly "condoned" the Charlie Hebdo terror attack in front of pupils at a Tower Hamlets school.

Hamza Jalal Tariq, 28, effectively said during a lesson that the victims murdered by Islamist gunmen "should be killed for insulting the prophet", a professional conduct panel ruled.

The panel heard Tariq made the comment in response to a student just days after 12 people were murdered in the French satirical newspaper's Paris office in January last year.

Tariq was a teacher at Tower Hamlets PRU, which has four sites across the east London borough, since 2013, but resigned after the accusations surfaced.


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