Syria border arrests: Councillor son detained in Turkey
One of nine Britons detained in Turkey for allegedly trying to cross illegally into Syria has been named as the son of a Labour councillor.
Rochdale councillor Shakil Ahmed said he had thought his son Waheed, 22, was on a work placement in Birmingham.
The group were seized near the Syrian border.
Judith Moritz reports.
03 Apr 2015
- From the section UK