Thursday, April 27, 2017
As The Islamic State's Caliphate Collapses, Foreign Fighters Are Deserting
The Guardian: Isis faces exodus of foreign fighters as its 'caliphate' crumbles
Exclusive: Two Britons and one US citizen are among dozens who have surrendered or been caught at Turkish border
Large numbers of foreign fighters and sympathisers are abandoning Islamic State and trying to enter Turkey, with at least two British nationals and a US citizen joining an exodus that is depleting the ranks of the terror group.
Stefan Aristidou, from Enfield in north London, his British wife and Kary Paul Kleman, from Florida, last week surrendered to Turkish border police after more than two years in areas controlled by Isis, sources have confirmed to the Guardian.
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WNU Editor: Many of these foreign fighters do not (or cannot) blend in with the local population, and I am sure that they know that when the fight is finally over, retribution and revenge will be the order of the day .... with these militants probably being the easiest to target.