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Surge In Syria Jihadist Arrests Prompts Security Fears in Europei
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February 25, 2014 4:10 AM
There’s been a surge in the number of arrests of British citizens accused of returning from the battlefields of Syria to take part in jihad or holy war. British authorities fear the increasing numbers pose a domestic security threat. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London.

Surge In Syria Jihadist Arrests Prompts Security Fears in Europe

Published February 24, 2014

There’s been a surge in the number of arrests of British citizens accused of returning from the battlefields of Syria to take part in jihad or holy war. British authorities fear the increasing numbers pose a domestic security threat. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London.


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