France won’t function as country that is only by jihadis escaping in Syria by way of Trump’s disastrous choices, however it understands a great deal in regards to the individuals currently preparing new assaults.
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SWEET, France—Sir Elton John’s enormous cream-colored property on Mont Boron looms full of the length, noticeable through the dingy flats of the citй, or housing project, called Bon Voyage. It’s an alternate globe, plus in the past few years, an amount of young French Muslims left this spot in this town’s northeast to join the alleged Islamic State in Syria.
It was when house to Omar Diaby, whom, from their base in Syria, became the recruiter that is biggest of ISIS fighters in France. He shortly faked his death in Syria, but is now considered to be in particular. Another neighborhood, 31-year-old Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel, drove a vehicle right into an audience of 300,000 in sweet on July 14, 2016, killing 86 individuals before he passed away in a hail of bullets.
One young Salafist Muslim, who I past talked to three years back and that knows French fighters from right right here, was at a far more jovial mood than typical once I came across him Tuesday at a kebab joint in Los Angeles Trinitй, 1 of 2 major Muslim enclaves with this town’s outskirts.
Bachir is smiling. Why? Because because of U.S. President Donald Trump pulling troops away from northeast Syria, French ISIS fighters, captured in modern times by Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in north Syria, are reported to be escaping their captors—and rejoining their previous comrades with what could mean a renaissance for the as soon as mighty Islamic State. Leer más Acerca deExtremists Thank Trump for ISIS’ opportunity to go back to European countries …