1. Australian nurse charged with terrorism for supporting ISIS

Australian nurse charged with terrorism for supporting ISIS

An Australian nurse, Adam Brookman, has been charged with terrorism offences for providing support to Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) after he voluntarily returned to Australia from Turkey.

By: | Published: July 26, 2015 1:26 PM

An Australian nurse, Adam Brookman, has been charged with terrorism offences for providing support to Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) after he voluntarily returned to Australia from Turkey.

According to the BBC, Brookman said that he was in Syria to carry out humanitarian work when he was forced to join ISIS militants.

The 39-year-old was detained at the airport in Sydney after he surrendered to officials in Turkey.

The offence could result in a maximum jail term of 25 years.

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    George
    Jul 26, 2015 at 4:53 pm
    he should have not been allowed back in the country
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    1. Lauren Avanc
      Jul 26, 2015 at 4:38 pm
      Good, I hope this nurse gets a lot of harment in prison. His weak excuse of being captured by ISIS just doesn't cut it.
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