UK Woman Who Joined ISIS Appeals Against Move To Strip Citizenship
Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 7:48 AM
Shamima Begum, the British-born woman who left the country as a teenager to join the ISIS in Syria, on Tuesday launched an appeal against the UK government's move to revoke her citizenship and stop her from returning to London. Tasnime Akunjee, Shamima Begum's lawyer said the arguments for her appeal will centre on her being a rape survivor.
Father Of Teen Who Joined ISIS Asks Britain To "Take Her Back"
Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 7:15 AM
The father of London teenager Shamima Begum, who married an ISIS terrorist in Syria, insisted in an interview with AFP on Monday that Britain must take her back before deciding any punishment. Begum, who gave birth this month in a refugee camp, has said she wants to come home but the British government has decided to revoke her citizenship, calling her a security threat.