Australia plans to revoke citizenship of Australian-born jihadis with immigrant parentage

May 21, 2015 11:20 AM

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CANBERRA, Australia – Australia plans to strip citizenship from Australian-born children of immigrants who become Islamic State fighters in its crackdown on homegrown jihadis.

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton told Sydney Radio 2GB on Thursday that his government wants to change the Citizenship Act to make fighting for the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq a reason for losing citizenship,.

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