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.

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British fighters in Syria 'are a huge problem'

Young British men and women fighting in Syria is a "huge problem" with an estimated 500 UK citizens joining radicals abroad, Jonathan Russell told Good Morning Britain.

Political liaison officer at the anti-extremism organisation Quilliam Foundation described British men and women going to Somalia or Syria to fight as "the new face of terrorism".

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