Joe Robinson is charged with membership of terrorist organisation after fighting with US-backed Kurdish group in Syria in 2015

The family of a former British soldier arrested in Turkey after fighting against Isis in Syria have begged Theresa May for help after his lawyer revealed he has been charged with “being a member of a terrorist organisation”.

Joe Robinson, 24, from Accrington, Lancashire, is facing up to 16 years in a Turkish prison, after he spent four weeks as a combat medic with the People’s Protection Units of Syrian Kurdistan (YPG) in 2015, said his solicitor Kaya Sertkaya.

Continue reading…

Facebook Comments

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.