- British Government (Foreign Office)
- United Kingdom
Joe Robinson is an ex-British soldier who has served tours including Afghanistan.
After leaving the British Army, he voluntarily joined the Kurdish YPG in Syria, who are backed by the coalition and NATO, and who are not on the terrorist watch list.
After leaving the YPG, he then joined Iraqi Kurdistan Peshmerger to fight the common enemy, ISIS (Daesh).
He has also been involved with numerous humanitarian works to rebuild Rojavo.
While on holiday with his partners family, he was arrested on terrorism and propaganda charges. He has commited NO offence in Turkey.
He is being held pending investigation and court date.
His maximum sentence is 16 years.
HE IS INNOCENT.
We, the undersigned, call for the immediate release and deportation of Joe Robinson.
The Release Joe Robinson petition to British Government (Foreign Office) was written by Mattie D and is in the category Human Rights at GoPetition.