Communities 'hold the key' to stop Brits fighting abroad

Communities and peer groups "hold the key" to stopping young British men and women from fighting in Syria, a leading MP said.

Keith Vaz warned Good Morning Britain young people were "recruited on their telephones" and in order to stop them travelling to Syria or Somalia, then peer groups needed to be vigilant.

Advertisement

Government 'must do more' to stop Brits fighting in Syria

The Government must do more to dissuade and prevent British citizens from travelling to Syria to fight, MPs has warned. It comes as the Foreign Office investigatesreports that two Britons have died fighting in Syria.