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Regulator says it is 'robustly examining' charities that made payments to advocacy group Cage

2 Mar 2015 | Emily Corfe
Tags: Terrorism

The Charity Commission confirmed that two charities are under investigation for previously funding the advocacy group, Cage, which has been criticised for making supportive comments about the Islamic State killer nicknamed 'Jihadi John'.

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