Why you need to care
Because the way they are addressed could set a precedent for any other ISIS defectors.
By Nick Fouriezos
The Everyday Dose 20, 2019 february
This tale was updated to mirror President Donald Trump’s statement Wednesday which he will block Hoda Muthana from re-entering the united states.
In lots of ways, their tales began therefore differently.
Hoda Muthana had been an Alabama coed and a recently available graduate of Hoover tall, a school after the topic of a MTV reality show about a high-school-football-obsessed town. Whenever Muthana made a decision that will drastically alter her life, she did therefore alone, lying to her moms and dads while getting a coach to Atlanta and a trip to Turkey into the autumn of 2014.
Shamima Begum had been a british schoolgirl of bangladeshi lineage, who, with two other East London classmates, come up with a packaging list that seemed ordinary for almost any sleepover — makeup, bras, shoes and an epilator — arriving in Turkey simply 90 days after Muthana.
The 2 young students both crossed the border that is turkish Syria and joined up with ISIS. And thus while their journeys started continents aside, their stories currently have them connected: both exiled into remote camps that are syrian holding young kids and begging their countries to simply just take them right straight back. More