Shamima Begum: Photos, Full Story & Must-See Details

","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"As for why the British government is hesitant to allow Begum, and others like her, back into the country is out of fear that they could mount an attack once back inside the country. Similarly, attempting to monitor these individuals “represents a huge burden for governments.”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"NBC News security analyst Duncan Gardham said in an interview that someone who “spent a lot of time in the caliphate is likely to be radicalized.”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"“Somebody who has spent a lot of time in the caliphate is likely to be radicalized, and women are as capable of committing terrorist acts as men,” Gardham told NBC News. “It may be a difficult task to make sure she is not radicalized and ensure that she’s not a threat,” he continued.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"That is all the information that is available at this time. This article will be updated with new and relevant information should it become available at any time. If there is anything that we missed, please feel free to send an email to","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]}]; var articleType = 'ARTICLE'; var favoriteImage = ''; var articleDescription = 'Shamima Begum, a British teenager who fled her home to join ISIS when she was 15-years-old, now says that she wants to return home.'; var slide_index = parseInt(0); var slide_json = createSlides(slides, articleType, favoriteImage); var initial_slide = slide_index; var initial_url = location.pathname +; var base_url = '/2019/02/14/shamima-begum-isis-teenager-return-to-britain/'; var next_gallery = '/2014/11/18/ugly-christmas-sweaters-photos-xmas-gifts/'; var first_load = true; var has_scrolled = false; var title = "Shamima Begum: Photos, Full Story & Must-See Details"; var path = base_url