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November 24, 2015

ISIS: British women filmed encouraging young women to go to Syria

Henry Jackson Society

Originally published in the Metro

A shocking investigation has revealed the British women who attempt to recruit young women to leave the UK bound for Syria.

Hannah Stuart, a counter terrorism expert who has help shaped much Government policy said: ‘What’s striking about the women you’ve been following in the UK is that they’re not actually telling people they should commit acts of violence, but the messages that they’re repeatedly putting out support the ideological backdrop for groups like Islamic State – and other jihadist groups.

‘I would certainly consider them extremist and I think it is very dangerous because it’s supportive of the world view of Islamic State.’

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