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Shilan Ozcelik: British persecute Kurdish woman who wanted to fight Islamic State

by | 8th, September 2015

free_silan It’s a widely held belief that IS or “so-called Islamic State”, if you’re a BBC viewer are murderous Islam supremacists who spend their days raping, pillaging and dreaming up news ways to brutalise humanity. Against them, we have Barack Obama’s rhetoric, President Assad of Syria’s murderous regime and the Kurds. Now thanks to the British justice system we can see one of these kurds at the Old Bailey, where Shilan Ozcelik is on trial for allegedly attempting to join the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).

IS would surely have raped and murdered her my now, but we can assume they are broadly in favour of the British courts’ criminalising someone trying to fight for the West.

Shilan Ozcelik, 18, has been charged with “engaging in conduct in preparation to for giving an effect to an intention to

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