A Melbourne disability pensioner has been charged with funding ISIS fighters
Isa Kocoglu was bailed on Thursday on strict instructions to not use social media
Australian Federal Police allege he sent almost $4000 to an ISIS fighter online
A Melbourne disability pensioner charged with funding Islamic State fighters in Syria has been freed on a $50,000 surety.
Isa Kocoglu was bailed on Thursday on strict conditions banning him from contact with ISIS sympathisers and social media, except to contact family members.
The 43-year-old married father from Hampton Park is charged with supporting persons engaged in hostile activity in Syria.
Australian Federal Police allege Mr Kocoglu sent almost $4000, using online payment system PayPal, to a known ISIS jihadist between November 2013 and August 2014.
It’s alleged he administered a website used by people who support Islamic State ideology when he helped raise funds for the ISIS member…