United Kingdom deprives nationality of 150 jihadists

United Kingdom deprives nationality of 150 jihadists

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The United Kingdom has over the past years 150 jihadists and other criminals, the British nationality taken away. It refers only to persons who have a second passport.

The government is afraid that the former citizens of the different to return to their homeland if Islamic State (IS) collapse, writes The Sunday Times Sunday afternoon.

There would certainly 850 people to Iraq and Syria have traveled to fight with the terrorist group. Is the half returned and are about 130 persons were killed.

British security services estimate the number of jihadgangers and brides that may be returning to three hundred. To prevent them on British soil can be a hazard in a part of them, the British nationality taken away.

It only goes to jihadists and criminals who also have another nationality. According to the international law, it is forbidden to make people stateless.

The netherlands

The Netherlands also has the right to the Dutch nationality of jihadgangers with a second passport to get it. The First Room in February with the plan agreed, after the Second Room last year, had agreed. Just as with the British, should this act prevent jihadists on their return is a danger.

IS loses more and more power in Iraq and Syria. Recently, Iraqi troops in Mosul retaken, the battle for the Syrian Raqqa is still going on.


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