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Home-grown jehadis

Print edition : August 08, 2014

An image taken from a recruitment video for the ISIS which was uploaded to a social media website on June 19. Photo: REUTERS

Abu Muthana al-Yemeni from Britain (2nd from right) in this still image taken from undated video uploaded to a social media website on June 19. Photo: REUTERS

An ISIS fighter uses a mobile to film fellow fighters taking part in a military parade on the streets of Syria's northern Raqqa province June 30. Photo: REUTERS

Brainwashed by Islamist propaganda in Internet chat rooms and secret conclaves, hordes of British Muslim youths are tripping on jehadi safaris, volunteering to fight other Muslims in the numerous conflict zones of West Asia.
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