The gang of seven men, led by Tariq Dhumial (pictured) lured the victims to a property in Manchester where they arranged bank transfers worth thousands of pounds.
Mohammed Mattar said the UK Border Agency had made a ‘mug’ of him after the case against him collapsed in a paperwork blunder after he was accused of leading 580 sham marriages.
The Guardian’s Jonathan Jones trashed the ‘toothless’ memorial as ‘fake’, ‘inward-looking’ and ‘a lie’, suggesting the now-crimson moat should be filled with ‘barbed wire and bones’.
STEPHEN GLOVER: UN ‘experts’ who say Britain is a racist, sexist nation with awful child poverty should go take a running jump
A report by Unicef ranks Britain 25th in a child poverty table behind Chile (which holds the number one spot), Romania (12th) and even Bulgaria (20th).
Some 26 Russian aircraft ran ‘significant military manoeuvers’ in 24 hours to yesterday including two Tu-95 Bear bombers (pictured) which had to be followed by RAF Typhoon jets (inset) from RAF Lossiemouth in Moray, northern Scotland. Other countries which scrambled jets included Germany, Portugal and Turkey. Nato said the planes near Britain did not file flight plans or contact air traffic controllers, adding: ‘This poses a potential risk to civil aviation as civilian air traffic control cannot detect these aircraft or ensure there is no interference with civilian air traffic.’
Bosses said a series of ‘brownouts’ this winter could dim the lights but the message has not got through to management who left their vast estate ‘lit up like a Christmas tree’ after dark.