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Mother And Four Children May Be Going To Syria
London

Mother And Four Children May Be Going To Syria

    Police are hunting for a missing mother and her four children who are feared to be travelling to Syria, Scotland Yard said. The woman and her children - aged four to 12 - are believed to have left the country on Tuesday via London City Airport on a flight to Amsterdam. The woman, 33-year-old Zahera Tariq, was last seen earlier that day at her home in Waltham and has not been heard from since. A family member alerted police on Wednesday. Commander Richard Walton, from the Met's Counter Terrorism Command, said he was concerned for Ms Tariq and her children. "Whilst we do have some concerns that Zahera may be thinking of travelling to Syria, there is no current information to suggest that she's already travelled there," he said. The family left for Amsterdam and might be trav...