Terrorism

15,000 Foreign Fighters Have Joined Extremist Groups In Iraq And Syria. Here’s Why They Went

“Last week, the United Nations warned in a new report that terror groups in countries like Syria and Iraq are recruiting foreigners on an ‘unprecedented scale.’ An estimated 15,000 radicals from more than 80 nations are believed to have flocked to both war-torn nations to join extremist groups battling there. In its report, the U.N. said that that the foreign fighters could ‘form the core of a new diaspora that may seed the threat for years to come. ‘”

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