British jihadists

Stuff

Tracking the Online Life of a Female ISIS Recruiter from the UK

Umm Muthanna al-Britannia has documented her defection to the "Islamic State" on social media. From ISIS controlled territory in Syria, she recently tweeted, "I came here to die. I will not leave till I get what I came here for..."
Simon Cottee
1.15.16
Stuff

My Time at London's 'School of Jihadis'

Before Britain's right-wing press gave my alma mater a nickname because six former students have joined the Islamic State, it was a notoriously dangerous public school.
Alexander Reynolds
10.28.14
NSFW

The Social Media Updates of British Jihadists in Syria Just Got a Lot More Distressing

The last time VICE checked in on British jihadists in Syria, their war seemed, in many ways, more like some college kids' spring break than a brutal civil conflict. Fighters posted snaps of themselves messing around in swimming pools, hoarding Easter...
Aris Roussinos
4.21.14
Syria

Behead First, Ask Questions Later: The Disturbing Social Media of British Jihadists

Battlefield setbacks haven’t hampered efforts to reach out by social media, as British ISIS fighters have been busy uploading photos.
Aris Roussinos
4.15.14
Interview

British Nationals Fight with al Qaeda in Syria

Yesterday, Andrew Parker, the Director-General of the UK’s intelligence service MI5, announcedthat hundreds of British Muslims have traveled
Medyan Dairieh
11.15.13
VICE News

British Nationals Fight with al Qaeda in Syria

Yesterday, the Director-General of the UK’s intelligence service MI5 announced that hundreds of British Muslims have traveled to Syria to take part in "terrorist tourism." Here is exclusive video footage and interviews with the British nationals...
Medyan Dairieh
11.8.13