The video is of Jawad Bendaoud, 32, who was jailed final week in Paris for lending his flat to 2 males within the 2015 Paris assaults through which 130 individuals had been killed.
However that’s not the primary time Bendaoud has gone viral. He initially went viral for his assertion to the media following the Paris assaults the place he was taken in for questioning dwell on digital camera.
He stated, “They requested me to assist them, I helped.
“They instructed me to place up two individuals for 3 nights and I helped. I don’t know the place they got here from.
“If I knew, you consider that I’d have put them up?”
From that clip, French individuals began to make enjoyable of Bendaoud to the purpose the place an entire parody account of him was made on Twitter.
In keeping with French web site Nouvelobs, an occasion with 200,000 individuals attending titled “Soiree Pyjama chez Jawad” (pajama get together at Jawad’s home) was created to mock him additional.
It stated that on the web page they referred to as him “the Landlord of Daesh.”
The unique court docket case occurred in February 2018, the place Bendaoud was acquitted because the choose stated there was inadequate proof that would show he knew the attackers had been terrorists.
In keeping with AP, when he was initially cleared, Bendaoud raised his fist in victory and blew kisses to the general public and his legal professionals in entrance of the information.
Prosecutors introduced that they had been going to attraction the choice instantly.
The Instances of Israel reported that family of the victims weren’t pleased with Bendaoud’s habits within the courtroom. Patrick, whose daughter Nathalie was killed, stated, “I’m not laughing. I’m not right here to see a present.”
Le Figaro reported that Bendaoud was sentenced by the Paris appeals court docket to 1 yr on a separate cost of threatening a sufferer of the assaults within the corridors of the courthouse.
And now in 2019, Bendaoud is being clowned but once more with this quick clip of him leaving court docket.
Bendaoud was sentenced to 4 years in jail for renting his home to the Paris attackers.
Salah Abdeslam, who’s the one surviving man who was concerned within the assaults, is probably not tried in court docket till late 2020.
Individuals have been discovering the video relatable, and it’s been dubbed the powerful man entrance meme.
BuzzFeed Information spoke to the Twitter consumer @MohamedJellit, who clipped the meme.
He stated he discovered the responses on the tweet humorous. He stated, “Sure, I knew that this man was in a court docket for a terrorist offense however that’s all, I’ve no opinion about him.”
And it’s gone past the video.
Lots of people had been fearful once they realized that they had been sharing a video of a person who had been arrested for a terrorist offense.