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#Lisa Smith

# lisa-smith - Friday 19 July, 2019

Ireland trying to make arrangements to bring Lisa Smith home
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Ireland trying to make arrangements to bring Lisa Smith home

Jul 19th 2019, 5:07 PM 30,601 Views 48 Comments

The Dundalk woman and her young daughter are currently in Syria.

# lisa-smith - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Lisa Smith says she fears her daughter will be seen as a terrorist's child if she returns to Ireland
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Lisa Smith says she fears her daughter will be seen as a terrorist's child if she returns to Ireland

Updated Jul 18th 2019, 11:35 AM 34,295 Views 147 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said that he wants her to come back to Ireland, but noted concerns over security risks and cost.

# lisa-smith - Friday 5 July, 2019

Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland
# Isis
# Isis

Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland

Jul 5th 2019, 10:40 AM 42,962 Views 143 Comments

The Dundalk native made the comments in a new interview with BBC.

# lisa-smith - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Gardaí travel to Australia to gather intelligence on jihadi bride Lisa Smith from former colleagues
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Gardaí travel to Australia to gather intelligence on jihadi bride Lisa Smith from former colleagues

Jul 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 42,316 Views 56 Comments

Gardaí and the Defence Forces have been carrying out their own separate investigations into Smith.

# lisa-smith - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Air Corps members tried to warn superiors about Lisa Smith's radicalisation
# Jihadi Bride
# Jihadi Bride

Air Corps members tried to warn superiors about Lisa Smith's radicalisation

Apr 11th 2019, 12:05 AM 76,486 Views 161 Comments

They were accused of bullying her.

# lisa-smith - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Opinion: 'Lisa Smith needs to be exploited to the maximum as an intelligence source on her return'
# Column
# Column

Opinion: 'Lisa Smith needs to be exploited to the maximum as an intelligence source on her return'

Apr 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 26,434 Views 119 Comments

“While Smith was living with IS during 2016, 135 European citizens were slaughtered in 10 separate attacks that year,” security expert Tom Clonan writes.

# lisa-smith - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Half of Irish people think countries should refuse to repatriate citizens who fought with Islamic State
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Half of Irish people think countries should refuse to repatriate citizens who fought with Islamic State

Mar 27th 2019, 6:00 AM 16,190 Views 55 Comments

The Irish government has said citizens have the right to return home, but fighters face the possibility of prosecution.

# lisa-smith - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Taoiseach says no one can condone Lisa Smith's actions, but that she has an innocent child
# Isis
# Isis

Taoiseach says no one can condone Lisa Smith's actions, but that she has an innocent child

Mar 26th 2019, 5:47 PM 26,650 Views 164 Comments

He repeated what he said earlier this month, stating that a security assessment will be carried on the Dundalk woman.

# lisa-smith - Monday 25 March, 2019

Coveney says Ireland 'will try to find a way' to bring Lisa Smith home
# Isis
# Isis

Coveney says Ireland 'will try to find a way' to bring Lisa Smith home

Updated Mar 25th 2019, 1:30 PM 70,095 Views 157 Comments

The Dundalk woman told CNN she didn’t know whether or not she’d be imprisoned upon her return to Ireland.

# lisa-smith - Sunday 24 March, 2019

The Explainer: Islamic State has been defeated in Syria. What happens if members return to Ireland?
# The Explainer
# The Explainer

The Explainer: Islamic State has been defeated in Syria. What happens if members return to Ireland?

Mar 24th 2019, 10:00 PM 28,335 Views 82 Comments

Experts have said there needs to be a focus on ensuring more people in Ireland do not become radicalised.

# lisa-smith - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Explainer: How can the return of Islamic State members to their home countries work?
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Explainer: How can the return of Islamic State members to their home countries work?

Mar 13th 2019, 7:05 AM 20,962 Views 63 Comments

The government here has said Lisa Smith, who was married to an Islamic State fighter, can come home.

# lisa-smith - Monday 11 March, 2019

'She got duped': Woman who helped Lisa Smith convert to Islam 'shocked' at alleged ISIS links
# Syria
# Syria

'She got duped': Woman who helped Lisa Smith convert to Islam 'shocked' at alleged ISIS links

Mar 11th 2019, 5:08 PM 46,303 Views 61 Comments

Carol Duffy claims her friend was ‘very naive’ before she left Ireland a number of years ago.

'The compassionate thing to do': Lisa Smith will have right to return to Ireland as will her child, says Varadkar
# Syria
# Syria

'The compassionate thing to do': Lisa Smith will have right to return to Ireland as will her child, says Varadkar

Mar 11th 2019, 12:15 PM 39,496 Views 212 Comments

Lisa Smith is reportedly being detained by the US armed forces based in northern Syria.

# lisa-smith - Sunday 10 March, 2019

'I don't believe Irish citizens go there on their holidays': Flanagan says State will work to bring Lisa Smith back from Syria
# Lisa Smith
# 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

Mar 10th 2019, 2:19 PM 64,763 Views 148 Comments

It emerged on Friday that the former Defence Forces member was being held in Syria.

# lisa-smith - Sunday 14 May, 2017

A Dublin startup is trying to stop millennial workers from quickly switching jobs
# Funding
# Funding

A Dublin startup is trying to stop millennial workers from quickly switching jobs

May 14th 2017, 11:00 AM 33,122 Views 38 Comments

EngageSmith has raised €400,000 to expand internationally and hire 20 new staff.