Life with ISIS is ‘really hard,’ discovers Swedish teen who joined jihadists

February 24, 2016 12:00 PM

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A Swedish teenager who was rescued from the clutches of the Islamic State by Kurdish militias in Iraq has spoken out to local media about her time among the jihadists.

Marlin Stivani Nivarlain, a 16-year-old from the town of Boras, described her ordeal to a Kurdish television station in the northern Iraqi city of Erbil, the capital of the semi-autonomous Kurdish regional government. Nivarlain said she had been duped by her boyfriend, who persuaded her to accompany...

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