Share this article Share Today it also emerged the victim's sister, who fled the war torn city of Homs with her family, was assaulted on the same day the shocking video went viral on social media. The girl, who has been subject to so much playground abuse she once tried to kill herself by cutting her wrists with a shard of glass, was attacked yesterday by her tormentors. A lawyer for the family confirmed to MailOnline that the boy and his sister have been subjected to so much abuse that their investigators contacted police, the local council and the the local MP. Teenager accused of 'water-board' attack on year-old Syrian refugee is 'a Britain First supporter' who has shared posts from Tommy Robinson on Facebook The schoolboy who allegedly 'waterboarded' a Syrian refugee on a school field shared posts from the Facebook page of EDL founder Tommy Robinson. The year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, also uploaded links to right wing organisation Britain First, it emerged today.