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Shamima Begum was sexually exploited by ISIS, appeal hearing told

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Shamima Begum, the jihadi bride, was trafficked by ISIS for sexual exploitation, her lawyers have told a hearing to appeal against her deprivation of citizenship.
Published 3 months ago · London, United Kingdom

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Shamima Begum trafficked by IS to Syria for sexual exploitation, tribunal hears

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Shamima Begum trafficked to Syria by Isis and exploited for sex, court told

Shamima Begum was trafficked to Syria to have sex with adult Isis fighters and bear their children in a form of “sexual exploitation”, a court has heard.

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