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Britain risks creating new Guantánamo in Syria, says rights group

The Supreme Court dismissed Shamima Begum’s appeal for leave to enter the UK to contest her citizenship-stripping. Reprieve was quoted in news coverage in the Guardian, Washington Post, Reuters, BBC News and Al-Jazeera, among others.

This follow-up piece featured Reprieve director Maya Foa’s warning that al-Hol and al-Roj camps risk becoming a ‘new Guantánamo’ for people stripped of citizenship after travelling to Syria to join ISIS – including many women who were coerced into doing so or trafficked, and their children.

Read the full story in The Guardian here.