Britain's ISIS 'Beatles' should be tried in the West, families say
10 February, 2018, 05:57 | Author: Brian Mcdaniel
Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh, the final two members of the British terror cell at large, have been captured by US-backed Kurdish troops, raising the possibility that they can provide information on hostages such as journalist John Cantlie.
US officials did not provide any other details of the capture, but said the USA government works closely with its coalition partners on the disposition of detainees held by the SDF.
She said she wanted them to be "locked up with the key thrown away".
Nicolas Henin, a French journalist who was captured and held by the Islamic State in Syria for 10 months before being released, told NBC News Friday that he wouldn't "be at ease as long as European jihadists are detained in prisons" in the Middle East, where legal standards "are not those of the Western world" and where there are opportunities to escape "by force or through corruption".
"Because the worst thing we can do with a terrorist is to deprive him from his right because then you make the terrorist a victim".
Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson told The Times: "These are people who have done absolutely vile and despicable crimes and brought absolutely so much misery. It is good that they have been hunted down".
A separate USA official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the Syrian Democratic Forces had captured the two in eastern Syria in early January. The men were handed over to USA special operations troops in Syria, who used fingerprints and other biometric data to identify them.
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The US State Department has already imposed sanctions on both men.
Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are said to be one half of the infamous four-man extremist group dubbed "The Beatles" for their British accents.
A Frenchmen who survived detention by Islamic State fighters says he wants justice, not revenge, now that two members of the notorious insurgent cell dubbed "The Beatles" have been captured.
"Kotey has also acted as an Isil recruiter and is responsible for recruiting several United Kingdom nationals to join the terrorist organisation".
A U.S. -British missile strike believed to have killed Emwazi, a British citizen of Arab origin, was months in preparation but came together at lightning speed in 2015 in the Syrian town of Raqqa, according to U.S. officials.
Ringleader Emwazi was killed in a drone strike in 2015 and Davis is in jail in Turkey after being convicted past year on terrorism charges.
The Foreign Office said it did not comment on individual cases or ongoing investigations.
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Lucas, 25, has always been linked with a move away from the French side and on Deadline Day he has finally got his transfer. Pochettino added. "But we are a team that remember, some people complained or criticised that Tottenham don't have Plan B".
The pilot reportedly ejected the jet after it was hit, the Russian Defense Ministry said, according to Russian media agency TASS. Russian Federation has been conducting military operations in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad since September 2015.
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