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Friday 2 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

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# Lisa Smith
Tusla involved in welfare plans for Lisa Smith's child, Taoiseach says
The former Defence Forces member who was married to an Islamic State fighter is due back in Ireland
# Laura H
Suspected Islamic State member returned to Germany along with three children
The woman is the first adult female to have officially been repatriated to Germany.
# risk assessment
Lisa Smith will be subject to security assessment on arrival in Ireland
Yesterday Turkey said it was in the process of deporting 20 ‘foreign jihadists’.
# Turkey
Tánaiste hopeful for breakthrough in Lisa Smith case 'within a few weeks'
Simon Coveney has said his primary concern is for Smith’s two-year-old daughter.
# Conan
Donald Trump to bring 'beautiful dog, talented dog' from ISIS raid to the White House
The US President has repeatedly praised the pooch’s role in the deadly raid.
# islamic state
Pentagon releases images from raid that resulted in death of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi
The Pentagon also released video of airstrikes on a group of unknown fighters on the ground.
# isis
Officials warn ISIS still a threat as it regroups following death of leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
The Islamic State leader was killed in a US-led raid in Syria at the weekend.
# islamic state
Trump confirms ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US military raid
Baghdadi ignited an explosive vest after being chased into a tunnel by US forces.
# tiktok
Social media app TikTok removed almost a dozen accounts for publishing ISIS propaganda videos
An employee at TikTok said that about 10 accounts were removed for posting the videos.
# islamic state
Gardaí confirm ongoing 'criminal investigation' into Lisa Smith
The Dundalk woman is being held in a displacement camp in Syria for the wives and children of Islamic State fighters.
# Kurds
British IS fighters known as 'The Beatles' taken into US custody
The US has moved some Islamic State prisoners amid fears they could escape custody as Turkey invades northeast Syria.
# Prison
Isis views Ireland as 'somewhere to fundraise rather than attack'
Five people are serving prison sentences in Ireland for convictions related to Islamist extremism offences, according to a new report.
# isis
Jihadi bride Shamima Begum cannot come back to UK, Home Secretary Priti Patel says
Shamima Begum was 15 when she and two friends left London to marry Islamic State fighters in Syria in 2015.
# Palestine
Gaza on 'state of alert' after three policemen killed by reported ISIS bombers
The police officers died at checkpoints last night.
# islamic state
Ireland trying to make arrangements to bring Lisa Smith home
The Dundalk woman and her young daughter are currently in Syria.
# isis
Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland
The Dundalk native made the comments in a new interview with BBC.
# Capital Punishment
Three French IS members sentenced to death in Iraq
The three men have 30 days to appeal the sentence.
# Murder
Trial for murder of Scandinavian hikers to open in Morocco with two dozen suspects
Three main defendants who allegedly pledged allegiance to IS are accused of direct involvement.
# Propaganda
Alleged Islamic State leader appears in video for first time in five years
The world’s most wanted man was last seen in Mosul in 2014
# Sri Lanka
15 people, including 6 children, die as Sri Lankan police raid suspected Islamist safe house
The deaths came as three cornered suicide bombers blew themselves up and others were shot.
# Colombo
Sri Lankan police carry out controlled explosion near cinema as death toll from Easter bombing rises to 359
Hundreds were killed in a series of bomb blasts in the country on Easter Sunday.
# Sri Lanka
IS claims Sri Lanka bombings and releases photo of attackers
More than 320 people were killed in the Easter blasts.
# Shamima Begum
'I was brainwashed': ISIS bride Begum asks for second chance
Shamima Begum was 15 when she and two friends left London to marry Islamic State fighters in Syria in 2015.
# isis
Taoiseach says no one can condone Lisa Smith's actions, but that she has an innocent child
He repeated what he said earlier this month, stating that a security assessment will be carried on the Dundalk woman.
# isis
Coveney says Ireland 'will try to find a way' to bring Lisa Smith home
The Dundalk woman told CNN she didn’t know whether or not she’d be imprisoned upon her return to Ireland.
# the explainer
The Explainer: Islamic State has been defeated in Syria. What happens if members return to Ireland?
Experts have said there needs to be a focus on ensuring more people in Ireland do not become radicalised.
Islamic State group defeated in Syria by Syrian Democratic Forces
Fighters from the US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance raised their yellow flag in Baghouz early today.
# Lisa Smith
Explainer: How can the return of Islamic State members to their home countries work?
The government here has said Lisa Smith, who was married to an Islamic State fighter, can come home.
# Syria
'She got duped': Woman who helped Lisa Smith convert to Islam 'shocked' at alleged ISIS links
Carol Duffy claims her friend was ‘very naive’ before she left Ireland a number of years ago.
# Lisa Smith
'I don't believe Irish citizens go there on their holidays': Flanagan says State will work to bring Lisa Smith back from Syria
It emerged on Friday that the former Defence Forces member was being held in Syria.
# islamic state
Gardaí confirm Irish woman who'd become radicalised is ex-Defence Forces member
It emerged last night that the former Defence Forces member had been detained in northern Syria.
Baby of ISIS bride Shamima Begum dies in Syria
Begum was 15 when she and two friends left London to marry IS fighters in Syria in 2015.
# islamic state
Dutch Isis fighter and husband of Shamima Begum wants to bring her home to Netherlands
Yago Riedijk is currently being detained in Syria.
# isis
Shamima Begum calls for 'mercy' from British authorities after having citizenship revoked
Begum was 15 when she ran away to join the jihadists in 2015.
# Syria
British teen who had citizenship revoked says decision was 'unjust'
There is concern that this move could set a “dangerous precedent”.
# Shamima Begum
British teen who joined ISIS but wished to return has UK citizenship revoked by government
The family of Shamima Begum have said they are disappointed with the Home Office’s decision.
# funding terror
Bookies, banks and fraud: The methods Irish-based ISIS sympathisers use to steal and funnel cash
Gardaí continue to crack down on the offence.
# islamic state
US-backed soldiers among 15 killed in suicide attack in Syria
Nine civilians and five US-backed fighters are among the dead.
# islamic state
US-led coalition starts withdrawing from Syria amid fears about Isis rebuilding
Donald Trump announced plans to withdraw troops last month.
# Syria
What we know about the Irish citizen captured in Syria allegedly fighting for Islamic State
A US-backed group yesterday said that it had captured an Irish citizen fighting for Islamic State in Syria.