A man praised as a hero after calling for peace during the 2011 riots has returned from an aid mission to Syria. Tariq Jahan lost his son Haroon in a hit-and-run during the disturbances in Birmingham.
He has been to Syria to deliver a million kilos of food. Around six million people in the country are facing starvation after two years of fighting.
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