Britons who join Islamic State should be hunted and killed : Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson

Gavin Williamson

London (Reuters) : Britons who have joined the Islamic State militant group in Syria and Iraq should be hunted down and killed, Britain’s new defence secretary said. Gavin Williamson said that Britons who had gone to Syria or Iraq to fight for Islamic State hated what Britain stands for, and that air strikes could be used against the estimated 270 British

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New US Sanctions Illustrate Sprawling Islamic State Network


Washington : The U.S. government announced sanctions Tuesday against 25 people and five groups connected to the Islamic State, disclosing intelligence that depicts a sprawling international organization with tentacles across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The moves by the Treasury and State departments are aimed at disrupting the activities of Islamic State financial, logistical and recruiting operatives who may

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