TN: Two Youths Arrested Over T-Shirts With ISIS Emblem

Two persons have been arrested in the case relating to the appearance of a group photo of some youths wearing T-shirts with ISIS emblem on a social networking site, a top police official today said.

Apart from Abdul Rahman, who was arrested on Sunday, Mohammed Rinwan, who allegedly arranged to supply the T-Shirts to the youths, was taken into custody last night.

Both youths have been remanded to judicial custody, Superintendent of Police Mayilvahanan told PTI.

A special team has been deputed to the knitting company at Khaderpet in Tiruppur that supplied the T-shirts, he said.

Police suspect that the T-shirts could have been supplied to other areas also.

The T-shirt supplier had been approached by a person based at Chennai, and he had also been interrogated, police said.

The photo, which appeared during Ramzan period, was taken in front of a mosque at Thondi in Ramanathapuram district.

Initial investigation had revealed that the person who took the photo had gone abroad and uploaded the picture on a social networking site.

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Aug 08, 2014
04:15 PM

Some news which will be unpalatable for some and therefore, qualify as "hate mongering." hate mongering.

"How can it be the case that twice as many British Muslims are fighting for ISIS as they are for the British Armed forces?" - Douglas Murray

twitter.com/tufailelif/status/497341779096502272

One of the follow up tweets challenges Murrays figures. 

500+ UK Muslims have flown into Syria. 650 UK Muslims serve in the army.

Oh! It's not 200% but only 77% so what's all the fuss about this extra national loyalty then?

Bonita, Chennai
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