An 18-year-old British lady has reported her mother and father as Islamic State (IS) supporters who uncovered her and her youthful brothers to extremist propaganda, following which all 4 youngsters are actually in state-monitored foster care within the UK, in accordance with court docket paperwork.
Police intervened after the lady from a Somali-origin household within the Midlands area of England contacted the Childline charity to say that she and her three brothers, aged 10, 14 and 16, “have been stored at dwelling, didn’t attend college and have been stored socially remoted, solely being allowed out as soon as in each three weeks”, ‘The Sunday Occasions’ reported.
The 10-year-old boy additionally suffers from studying difficulties and has been so traumatised by the alleged “bodily and emotional abuse” that he’s unable to talk, court docket papers observe.
The main points of the case emerged final week after a listening to within the household division of the UK Excessive Courtroom.
“The kids have complained that their mother and father expressed help for extremist violence and have expressed anti-semitic, anti-British, homophobic and anti-white views within the dwelling, which the kids reject,” the court docket judgment states.
Dame Esther Rantzen, founder and president of Childline, mentioned the case was “horrific” and applauded the teenage lady’s braveness.
The mother and father, who can’t be named for authorized causes, deny the allegations.