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. https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/menasource/the-curious-case-of-hoda-muthana-a-former-isis-member-and-us-citizen
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THE CURIOUS CASE OF HODA MUTHANA: A FORMER ISIS MEMBER AND US CITIZEN
Former ISIS members continue to emerge wanting to repatriate to their country of origin, in most cases Europe or the United States. Yet, for many countries, this poses a complex problem given the individual’s admitted involvement in a terrorist group. Many seeking repatriation are women with children that likely faced abuse and torture at the hands of the Islamic State (ISIS) militants via husbands or soldiers. Disillusioned and traumatized, they no longer want to associate with ISIS and seek to rejoin their families. However, for many, that is no longer an option. Hoda Muthana, a twenty-four year old American of Yemeni descent, born and raised in the US, is now in the spotlight. A college student living in Alabama, Hoda became radicalized by ISIS online and left to join them in Syria around November 2014; despite intense objections from her family. REEMA HIBRAWI READ MORE