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Luton family of 12 believed to have fled to Syria

A family of 12 from Luton could have fled to Syria after going missing, police have said.

The family, including a baby and two grandparents, have not been seen since May after visiting their home country of Bangladesh and are thought to have stopped in Turkey on their way home.

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Baby believed to be with Luton family that 'fled' to Syria

A one-year-old baby is among the family group that is thought to have fled to Syria after a holiday in Bangladesh.

The family have not been seen since May Credit: Bedfordshire Police

Muhammed Abdul Mannan, 75, his wife Minera Khatun, 53, of Spencer Road, Luton, their daughter Rajia Khanom, 21, and sons Mohammed Zayd Hussain, 25, Mohammed Toufique Hussain, 19, Mohammed Abil Kashem Saker, 31, his wife Sheida Khanam, 27, Mohammed Saleh Hussain, 26, and his wife Roshanara Begum, 24, along with three children, aged between one and 11, were reported missing after failing to return home from viditing their home country in May.

Police are working with relatives who are still in the UK to trace them and asked anyone with any information about the 12 to call police on 101.

People can also visit www.preventtragedies.co.uk for information and advice for people who may be worried about a friend or loved one.

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