19-year-old Paduan runaway may want to join ISIS in Syria

Girl of Moroccan origin allegedly began preparations months ago

(ANSA) - Padua, July 21 - Police were on Tuesday investigating the case of a runaway teenage girl from the northern city of Padua who may be heading for Syria to enrol as a foreign fighter with Islamic State (ISIS). The 19-year-old, who is of Moroccan origin, is thought to have begun preparing her journey months ago using web-based specialist forums and the instant messaging service Skype, local newspaper Il Mattino reports. Otherwise, she led an apparently normal life, typically hanging out with school friends


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