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

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

Charity slams UK 'inaction' on orphans stranded in Syria

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 ...

<em>Shamima</em> <em>Begum</em> to challenge ban from UK for appeal

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 ...

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 since the book's release.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

British children of IS recruits could be repatriated

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.

Brit charged with terror offences after returning from Turkey

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 ...

Conservative UK ministers ‘blocked IS orphans’ rescue from Syria

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 ...

Turkey says is will 'send back' IS suspects

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey says is will 'send back' IS suspects

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

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 government ministries.

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.

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 ...

Sophia Akram

Muslim or not, Sajid Javid does not represent me

Comment: The appointments of Javid and Patel show that minorities can succeed in Tory Britain, but only in exchange for abandoning their kind, ...

American IS-affiliated women, children repatriated to US: Syria Kurds

The New Arab

American IS-affiliated women, children repatriated to US: Syria Kurds

Syria's Kurds on Wednesday said two American women and six children had been repatriated to the United States from a camp housing thousands who ...

The New Arab

Jihadi Jack's parents 'sent him money in Syria'

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 ...

Bangladesh police arrests suspected IS militant returning from Syria

The New Arab & agencies

Bangladesh police arrests suspected IS militant returning from Syria

Bangladesh's counter-terrorism police have arrested a suspected Islamic State group member who has been charged under anti-terrorism laws for ...

France challenged over refusal to allow IS-members' children home

The New Arab & agencies

France challenged over refusal to allow IS-members' children home

France faces a legal challenge over their refusal to allow children of IS members to return home.

French grandparents fight for children's return home from Syria

The New Arab & agencies

French grandparents fight for children's return home from Syria

The four-year-old girl and three-year-old boy are among the estimated 500 children of French citizens awaiting their fate in Kurdish-run camps.

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