Former MI6 director says schoolgirl who joined Isis should be ‘given a chance’

15th February 2019

Quilliam International’s Director of Policy, David Toube, describes Shamima Begum as “the hardest of hard cases”. “She appears to have expressed remorse only for the failure of the caliphate and its failure to live up to expectations. So she would be a very difficult person to de-radicalise in her current state of mind” in the piece by Esther Addley and Vikram Dodd via The Guardian.