Scotland Yard has launched the lady on bail whereas it continues its investigation. (Representational)
London: A British girl who married and gave delivery beneath the ISIS regime in Syria has develop into one of many first so-called jihadi brides to be arrested on her return to the UK, a media report has claimed.
The 27-year-old, who can’t be named for authorized causes, was arrested at Heathrow Airport beneath terrorism legal guidelines when she landed from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, earlier this month, ‘The Sunday Instances’ reported.
Her two-year-old son, whose nationality stays unclear, has been taken into the care of the state.
Scotland Yard has launched the lady on bail whereas it continues its investigation.
The UK authorities are engaged on a sequence of measures to sort out circumstances of such ISIS brides and kids returning to the UK following the terrorist group’s defeats in its Syrian and Iraqi strongholds final yr, the report stated.
Aqsa Mahmood, a 22-year-old Pakistani-origin suspected ISIS recruiter from Glasgow, has been stripped of her British citizenship to forestall her returning to Britain.
The UK Residence Workplace argues that Mahmood has not been made “stateless” as a result of she is eligible to use for citizenship within the nation the place her dad and mom have been born, which is Pakistan.
An analogous order has been made in opposition to one other British girl who fled Syria on the finish of 2016 after her husband, a distinguished British determine in ISIS, died in a battle.
The lady, who can’t be named for authorized causes, gave delivery to 2 kids, now aged one and three, within the conflict zone, which implies they haven’t any nationality, the report stated.
All three stay stranded in Turkey.
The UK’s social companies departments have been drawing up plans to take into care British kids recognized to have travelled to Syria and Iraq with their households, ought to their dad and mom carry them again residence.
Greater than 100 British ladies are thought to have travelled to Syria and Iraq to affix the phobia teams.