British Jihadists

British Female Jihadist And Her IS Husband Fall Out Over Kitten

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK

A 16-year-old schoolgirl from Chorlton, Manchester, who followed her brother to fight with Islamic State militants, has tweeted her concerns about her...

British Female Jihadist Reveals Grisly Plans For PM

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK

A female jihadist from Britain has said she wants "David Cameron's head on a spike," as she laughed off the Prime Minister's new laws to counter terro...

Emotional Parents Of Glasgow Girl Turned Jihadist Speak Out

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK

The Irn-Bru loving Scottish woman who travelled to Syria and married an Islamic State (IS) fighter told her heartbroken parents she wanted to become a...

Parents Of 'Bedroom Radical' Aqsa Mahmood Plead For Her To Come Home From Syria

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK

The parents of a "bedroom radical" who travelled to Syria and married an Isis fighter have pleaded for her to return home. Aqsa Mahmood, 20, left her ...

Jessica Elgot

Inside The Private Lives Of The British Jihadi Women Who Have Married Into The Islamic State

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK

Women are the new target for recruitment for the Islamic State (IS), with researchers seeing "unprecedented" calls for fighters to marry British and E...

Threat Posed By Britons Returning After Fighting With ISIS Is Exaggerated, Says Ex-MI6 Chief

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK

The threat posed to the UK by "pathetic" Britons returning from fighting with Islamist extremists in Syria and Iraq is being exaggerated by the Govern...

British Women Travelling To Syria To Fight Alongside Their Husbands

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK

British women could be among the jihadists fighting in Syria, with around 10 predicted to have travelled to the war-torn state to join arms. Hundre...

Campaign Encourages Women To Stop Would-Be Jihadists Going To Syria

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK

A national campaign to stop would-be terrorists travelling to Syria will focus on women to encourage them to stop their male relatives from going. ...

Social Media Jihadi: The Inside Story of a Briton Who Died Fighting for ISIS

Tam Hussein | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Politics
Tam Hussein

Whilst debate rages on about the threat of foreign fighters returning home, there is one particular fighter who is being celebrated not only in his community but also on social media...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Pope Francis, Friend Of Dictators?

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on Thursday 14 March 2013... 1) POPE FRANCIS, FRIEND OF DICTATORS? Surprise, surprise, this morning's newspaper ...

British Jihadists In Syria Are 'A Threat To The West'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Politics

Islamist extremists fighting the Assad regime in Syria could carry out terrorist attacks in the UK, William Hague has warned. Syria has now become ...