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Citizenship | Politics

ISIS bride loses UK citizenship, judge rules

Victim or threat? : Shamima Begum was 15 years old when she joined the Islamic State.

Was it the right decision? A UK court has ruled that Shamima Begum, who left Britain to join a terrorist group, cannot return to the country of her birth. Critics say this is bad news for thousands of other citizens.

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