UK: Muslim uses $1,200 in welfare benefits to take his family to Syria to join ISIS
- A former suspect in a gang murder has fled to Syria - after being radicalised in what is allegedly one of Britain's most secure prisons.
Shahan Choudhury, 30, vanished from his flat in London last year and has since used Twitter to urge other British Muslims to carry out terror attacks in the UK.
He has been joined in Syria by his wife and three children, including a baby.
According to the Sunday Times the family's escape may have been funded by housing benefit payments.
Choudhury's wife Mehak is alleged to have traveled to Syria in early 2016, a few months after her husband.
The family's landlady discovered that Mehak had received a monthly housing benefit payment of £1,000 - which she'd failed to pass on as rent.(Excerpt) Read more at: dailymail.co.uk ...
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