Allison Fluke-Ekren: US lady held for driving female IS bunch

— Quite a bit of Raqqa, Syria, was annihilated when it was reclaimed from IS in 2017


An American lady has been captured and accused of getting sorted out and driving an all-female legion of the Islamic State bunch.

Allison Fluke-Ekren, a mother who once lived in Kansas, purportedly prepared ladies and youngsters to utilize AK-47 attack rifles and self destruction vests in Syria.

She is additionally associated with selecting agents for a possible future assault on a US school grounds.

Ms Fluke-Ekren could look as long as 20 years in jail whenever indicted.

Subtleties of the protest were given in a FBI sworn statement from 2019, which was delivered on Saturday after she was gotten back to the US to deal with indictments.

  • It claims that in 2016 an all-female IS unit, known as Khatiba Nusaybah, was set up in Raqqa, Syria. At that point, the city was the accepted capital of the Islamic State bunch.
  • The contingent was supposed to be involved exclusively of female IS individuals who were hitched to male IS warriors.
  • Ms Fluke-Ekren is associated with turning into the pioneer and coordinator of the gathering not long after she went along with it.

It is affirmed that her principle job was to show ladies how to shield themselves against the adversaries of IS. She is said to have prevailed with regards to getting a few IS ladies prepared up in the utilization of AK-47 rifles, explosives and self destruction belts.

She is additionally blamed for training kids to utilize attack weapons, and in the FBI testimony an observer is cited as saying that one of Ms Fluke-Ekren’s children was seen holding an assault rifle. He was 5 or 6 years of age at that point.

Just as her presumed job in Syria, Ms Fluke-Ekren is additionally blamed for arranging and enrolling agents for an assault on a school grounds in the US.