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ISIS Bride Shamima Begum Says She ‘Did Not Hate Britain’ When She Left for Syria

Former ISIS bride Shamima Begum has insisted she “did not hate Britain” when she travelled to Syria to join the terrorist group. Begum, who is now 22, left the UK for Syria to join the ISIS terrorist group as a 15-year-old schoolgirl. She had her British citizenship revoked by the UK government over security concerns, and remains in detention in a camp in Syria. Taking to Sky News, Begum said she was groomed by friends and older men she met online before deciding to join the terror group. She said the decision was not made quickly and that it was something she “thought about for a while.” She said: “I didn’t hate Britain, I hated my life really. I felt very constricted, and I felt I couldn’t live the life that I wanted in the UK as a British woman.” Begum repeated her denial of accusations that she carried out …

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