‘IS bride’ Shamima Begum says prepared to face terror charges in UK

'IS bride' Shamima Begum, now in Syria, is willing to face charges of terrorism in the United Kingdom in order to prove her innocence. – AFP pic, September 15, 2021.

A WOMAN who lost her British citizenship after joining the Islamic State group said on Wednesday she would be prepared to return to face terror charges so she can prove her innocence.

Shamima Begum was 15 when she travelled from her home in London in 2015 with two school friends to Syria, where she married an IS fighter and had three children.

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