Shamima Begum names her son Jarrah, which means 'able fighter'

The teenager is hoping to move back to the UK with her newborn baby

The 19-year-old who left the UK to join ISIS has given birth to a son, and the name is causing some concern.

On her terrorist husband's request, Shamima Begum has named the boy Jarrah - which translates from Arabic as 'one who wounds' or 'able fighter'.

Shamima says that her husband Yago Riedijk, who she married in 2015 within three weeks of fleeing to Syria, asked her to call the boy Jarrah.

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source: Leicester Mercury

2019-02-18 17:50
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