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London-born woman who joined ISIS can contest UK citizenship removal

25 days ago   |   By Politico

A British court on Thursday ruled that Shamima Begum, a London-born woman who joined terrorist group Islamic State in 2015, can return to the U.K. to challenge an earlier verdict that stripped her of her British citizenship.
The decision to allow Begum back into the country came several months after the U.K. government's Special Immigration Appeals Commission ruled that she had been lawfully deprived of her citizenship because she is “a citizen of Bangladesh by descent” and not stateless.
But a judge at the Court of Appeal on Thursday said that “fairness and justice must, on the facts of...
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Government hits out at ISIS bride Shamima Begum court ruling and plans appeal

Government hits out at ISIS bride Shamima Begum court ruling and plans appeal

25 days ago   |   By The Mirror

ISIS bride Shamima Begum, now 20 and living in a refugee camp Syria following the fall of the terror group, has moved a step closer to returning to the UK in her fight to regain her citizenship
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Islamic State Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed To Return To UK, Court Rules

Islamic State Bride Shamima Begum Should Be Allowed To Return To UK, Court Rules

25 days ago   |   By Huffington Post

Shamima Begum - one of three east London schoolgirls who travelled to Syria to join the so-called Islamic State group - should be allowed to return to the UK to challenge the deprivation of her British citizenship, senior judges have ruled. Begum, now 20, travelled to Syria in February 2015 and lived under IS rule for more than three years before she was found, nine months pregnant, in a Syrian refugee camp in February last year. Then-home secretary Sajid Javid revoked her British citizenship on national security grounds later that month. Begum took legal action against the Home Office...
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ISIS bride Shamima Begum allowed to return to UK to fight citizenship

ISIS bride Shamima Begum allowed to return to UK to fight citizenship

25 days ago   |   By Daily Record

Shamima Begum travelled to Syria to join Islamic State group and lived with them for three years before she was found at a Syrian refugee camp in February last year.
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Shamima Begum can return to UK to fight citizenship, Court of Appeal rules

25 days ago   |   By BBC

The 20-year-old, who went to Syria to join the Islamic State group, was stripped of her citizenship in 2019.
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Shamima Begum wins right to return to UK to challenge citizenship decision

25 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Court of appeal overturns lower court's decision Shamima Begum, the 20-year-old woman who left east London as a schoolgirl to join Islamic State , should be allowed to return to the UK to challenge the Home Office's decision to revoke her British citizenship in person. The court of appeal partially overturned an earlier ruling by the Special Immigration Appeals Commission this year , which held that she had not been illegally rendered stateless while she was in Syria because she was entitled to Bangladeshi citizenship.
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Shamima Begum: Isis bride should be allowed to return to UK, Court of Appeal rules

25 days ago   |   By The Independent

Shamima Begum should be allowed to return to the UK to appeal against the removal of her British citizenship, the Court of Appeal has ruled.
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Shamima Begum: Court rules IS bride can return to UK to challenge removal of British citizenship

Shamima Begum: Court rules IS bride can return to UK to challenge removal of British citizenship

25 days ago   |   By Wessexfm

Shamima Begum, one of three east London schoolgirls who travelled to Syria to join so-called Islamic State, should be allowed to return to the UK to challenge the deprivation of her British citizenship, senior judges have ruled.
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Shamima Begum CAN return to Britain to battle for her right to remain

Shamima Begum CAN return to Britain to battle for her right to remain

25 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Begum - one of three east London schoolgirls who travelled to Syria to join ISIS - lost her UK passport after she was found, nine months pregnant, in a Syrian refugee camp in February last year.
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Shamima Begum should return to UK - judge rules in favour of ISIS bride

Shamima Begum should return to UK - judge rules in favour of ISIS bride

25 days ago   |   By Daily Express

SHAMIMA BEGUM - the east London schoolgirl who travelled to Syria to join the so-called Islamic State - should be allowed to return to the UK to challenge the deprivation of her British citizenship, senior judges have ruled.
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Shamima Begum should be allowed to return to UK to fight for citizenship, court rules

Shamima Begum should be allowed to return to UK to fight for citizenship, court rules

25 days ago   |   By Metro

East London schoolgirl Shamima Begum
Senior judges have ruled east London schoolgirl Shamima Begum should be allowed to return to the UK.
Begum, who travelled to Syria to join the so-called Islamic State group, should be allowed to challenge the deprivation of her British citizenship, they say.
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