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The UK Home Office is being investigated after failing to provide accurate information about the number of people who have been deprived to their citizenship.

Shamima Begum said losing her children to conditions of war sent her mental health spiralling.

'IS brides' open up in Syria camp documentary

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

'IS brides' open up in Syria camp documentary

Shamima Begum appears in a documentary featuring Western IS wives, which is set to premiere at SXSW.

A grim warning for every ethnic minority in Britain

Aniqah Choudhri

A grim warning for every ethnic minority in Britain

Comment: It's now not just the government that has undermined the certainty of our citizenship, but the justice system too, writes Aniqah ...

Britain risks creating 'new Guantanamo' in Syria, warns NGO

The New Arab Staff

Britain risks creating 'new Guantanamo' in Syria, warns NGO

The court has left the fate of Shamima Begum in the hands of the British government, which is unwilling to assist, said ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UK bars return of IS recruit groomed as teenager

Judges unanimously ruled that Begum's right to a fair hearing did not override considerations such as public safety.

The New Arab Staff

British women, children held in 'barbaric' Syria camps: report

A report has exposed the 'barbaric' conditions British women and children are kept in in Syria.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UK Supreme Court to hear Shamima Begum case

The case of Shamima Begum will be heard by the UK's Supreme Court on Monday.

The New Arab Staff

Charity slams UK 'inaction' on orphans stranded in Syria

The UK government has reportedly rebuffed demands for information on when stranded children will be repatriated.

<em>Shamima</em> <em>Begum</em> allowed UK return for citizenship battle

The New Arab Staff

Shamima Begum allowed UK return for citizenship battle

The ruling in her favour means Begum could appear before a court in London, despite UK authorities continuously declaring they would ...

The New Arab Staff

Shamima Begum to challenge ban from UK for appeal

Bride of former IS fighter Shamima Begum is set to appeal a decision barring her return to the UK to challenge the removal of ...

A year on since It's Not About The Burqa

Tahmina Begum

A year on since It's Not About The Burqa

Book Club: With Brexit and new heights of Islamophobia in the UK, The New Arab speaks to some of the contributors about what they have learnt ...

For the UK's ethnic minorities, our citizenship is conditional

Aniqah Choudhri

For the UK's ethnic minorities, our citizenship is conditional

Comment: The Shamima Begum ruling suggests that for Britain's ethnic minorities, our citizenship is not as 'valid' as ...

<em>Shamima</em> <em>Begum</em> loses appeal against removal of British citizenship

The New Arab

Shamima Begum loses appeal against removal of British citizenship

Shamima Begum's appeal against the Home Office's decision to strip her of British citizenship has failed.

Vicious treatment of Meghan exposes a deeply racist UK

Malia Bouattia

Vicious treatment of Meghan exposes a deeply racist UK

Comment: Coverage of Meghan and Harry shows that when it comes to racism, the media remains woefully unable to conduct a reasonable, and ...

The New Arab & agencies

British children of IS recruits could be repatriated

The United Kingdom may repatriate four British children of Islamic State recruits from a Syrian camp if their mother does not return with them.

The New Arab

UK to repatriate citizens from Syria 'in coming days'

The BBC reported that the individuals being brought back from the region will return in the coming days, without providing further details.

The New Arab

Brit charged with terror offences after returning from Turkey

Mamun Rashid, 26, was arrested on his return from Turkey from where he was deported as part of a push to repatriate foreign IS fighters in ...

The New Arab

Conservative UK ministers ‘blocked IS orphans’ rescue from Syria

Home secretary Priti Patel was allegedly among cabinet hardliners who deemed children as young as six ‘security concerns’, vetoing the rescue of ...

Turkey to begin deporting Islamic State fighters next week

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey to begin deporting Islamic State fighters next week

Turkey will move to deport all foreign IS fighters in its custody - including those stripped of their citizenship - to their countries of ...

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey says is will 'send back' IS suspects

Turkey will not keep IS prisoners, the interior minister warned on Monday.

UK government 'secretly' planning to repatriate IS children, wives

The New Arab & agencies

UK government 'secretly' planning to repatriate IS children, wives

The UK government is reportedly planning to repatriate the wives and children of IS fighters currently held in Syria, against the advice of key ...

Syria Weekly: Winter is coming to this refugee camp

Paul McLoughlin

Syria Weekly: Winter is coming to this refugee camp

Al-Hol camp's size exploded after the defeat of IS in Syria, but now it has become a place of limbo with violent incidents increasing.

UK strips IS recruit 'Jihadi Jack' of British citizenship

The New Arab

UK strips IS recruit 'Jihadi Jack' of British citizenship

Jack Letts converted to Islam at the age of 16 and travelled to Syria in 2014. He was later captured by Kurdish YPG forces while fleeing from ...

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