JIHAD THIS: UK Announces Tougher Measures Against Homegrown Jihadists

Published on September 1, 2014

The UK isn’t messing around anymore with ISIS Jihadists that are coming from their own country. Check this out…

London (AFP) – Prime Minister David Cameron announced tougher measures Monday against Britons planning to fight in Iraq and Syria, and battle-hardened jihadists who could return to launch attacks on home soil.

Cameron said his government would draw up measures to ban suspects who are British nationals from returning to the UK, while police will get enhanced powers to temporarily strip departing suspects of passports at the border.

He announced the measures in parliament after Britain raised its terror threat risk level to “severe” on Friday — meaning an attack is thought “highly likely” — due to fears over the situation in Iraq and Syria.

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“Adhering to British values is not an option or a choice. It is a duty for all those who live in these islands so we will stand up for our values, we will in the end defeat this extremism and we will secure our way of life for generations to come,” Cameron told the House of Commons.

Read more: Yahoo News


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