Sultana ended up being killed by the atmosphere attack in Raqqa in might, where she have been hopeless to flee
Following the loss of a teenager that is british Syria, mystery surrounds the whereabouts of a large number of ladies and girls that have accompanied the alleged Islamic State.
Kadiza Sultana’s family members had been told she ended up being killed in A russian atmosphere attack in might nevertheless the two buddies she travelled to Raqqa with are reportedly alive.
The trio, from Bethnal Green in eastern London, are among at the least 56 ladies and girls whom single british women travelled through the British to participate Isis in Syria year that is last.
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These people were the topic of a police that is international as his or her families made psychological appeals when it comes to girls to come back house.
However the names of numerous others stay unknown and their own families face increasing problems maintaining contact as military operations contrary to the terrorist group intensify.
Kadiza Sultana, Amira Abase and Shamima Begum
The 3 friends, aged 15 and 16 therefore the time, fled to Syria via Turkey after disappearing through the Easter holiday breaks in 2015.
The schoolgirls, who went to Bethnal Green Academy, are thought to happen radicalised online and encouraged to become listed on Isis. That they had been questioned by authorities in December 2014 after another woman through the school travelled to Syria but are not discovered become at an increased risk.
Kadiza’s household stated she became disillusioned after her arrival in Raqqa as well as the loss of her spouse, a american isis fighter of somali lineage. Her moms and dads had been told she had been killed in A russian air attack regarding the town in might.
Tasnime Akunjee, whom represents all three families, told The Independent that Amira and Shamima had additionally hitched jihadists but that Amira’s spouse had also died. The 2 girls are recognized to be alive but Mr Akunjee will never reveal any further details for their security.
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The 21-year-old travelled to Syria from her home in Glasgow in November 2013 and contains since become prolific for distributing Isis propaganda on line.
The previous college student ended up being recognized on her behalf web log and social networking records beneath the name Umm Layth – that has because been eliminated – where she praised terror assaults in Tunisia and France.
She usually called for any other young Uk ladies to go to the alleged Islamic State and ended up being suspected of assisting the Bethnal Green trio reach Syria.
Mahmood married an Isis fighter and apparently rose within the group’s ranks to be a number one figure in the al-Khansaa brigade, the feared all-female force tasked with enforcing the group’s interpretation of Sharia legislation with ladies and kids.
Punishments have included arrests and beatings for women going outside with out a chaperone that is male lashes for using form-fitting abayas and floggings for “not being meek enough”.
In September 2015, she and Sally-Anne Jones (below) had been placed under sanctions subjecting them to an international asset freeze and travel ban so that they can avoid further radicalisation.
Grace “Khadijah” Dare
The 24-year-old ended up being among the first women that are british travel off to Syria, making in 2012 to become listed on the jihadist cause along with her infant son Isa.
Dare, who was simply mentioned in south London being a Christian but converted to Islam in her own teenagers, went to exactly the same mosque due to the fact males whom murdered Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich. She fled London for Syria in 2012 and resurfaced the year that is following a Channel 4 documentary on British ladies joining the “jihad”.
Offering her title as Maryam, she had been filmed alongside her husband that is swedish militant referred to as Abu Bakr who may have since been killed.
The few had been apparently anticipating their very first kid, while Isa had been regarded as a toddler, and Dare vowed to keep in Syria to boost her kiddies.
She became respected on Twitter underneath the title of Muhajirah Sham that is fi means “immigrant in Syria”, where she celebrated the beheading of James Foley and vowed become “da 1st British woman 2 kill a UK or United States terorrist! (sic)”.
She additionally gloried in gruesome Isis public executions and called for British Muslims to go to Syria, along with posing images of Isa with tools.
In February her son, now aged around four, ended up being showcased in a propaganda video clip using combat gear as well as an Isis headband. “We will kill the kuffars (infidels) over here, ” he had been shown saying, before showing up to blow a car up containing three Syrian prisoners.
Also referred to as Umm Hussain al-Britani, the 47-year-old has released duplicated threats that are terror the UK, US and European countries and required supporters to undertake assaults.
She ended up being hitched to Junaid Hussain, the Isis hacker who had been killed in a drone hit year that is last.
In a Twitter post she reported she was “proud my husband ended up being killed by the biggest enemy of Allah, may Allah be pleased about him”.
A Muslim convert from Kent, Jones is yet another respected propagandist for Isis and has published “kill listings” of targets and announced her wish to behead Christians on line.
Before fleeing to Syria with her 10-year-old son in 2013, she worked being a perfume saleswoman, formerly claiming advantages and playing electric guitar in a punk musical organization.
She actually is additionally for a drone target list drafted because of the United States and Britain.
The Dawood siblings
Khadija, 30, Zohra, 33, and Sugra, 34, left Bradford summer that is last their nine kids to participate Isis.
After making a pilgrimage to Medina in Saudi Arabia they boarded a trip to Istanbul and crossed into Syria in place of using their journey that is scheduled house.
The sisters had been reported become joining their sibling Ahmed Dawood, who was simply fighting with Isis for longer than a 12 months if they left.
They certainly were avoided from travelling from the British months earlier after being questioned and stopped wanting to board a journey from Manchester to Jeddah in March 2015.
Their five girls and four men had been aged between three and 15 once they left.