• Friday, May 20, 2022

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‘Bullied’ Syrian teen set to join new Yorkshire school

The viral video showed a Syrian refugee being targeted and assaulted by a bully

By: Lauren Codling

by LAUREN CODLING A SYRIAN refugee boy who was bullied and “waterboarded” at a Huddersfield school will relocate to a different institute in west Yorkshire, a lawyer representing him confirmed last week. It was further announced that the boy’s family would pursue legal action against far-right activist Tommy Robinson after he “published lies” about their son, alleging the 15-year-old had been bullying female students at the school. Last month, a video of the teenager, known only as Jamal, went viral, after it showed him being attacked by another student. He has apparently suffered at the hands of bullies for two…

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