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‘The Beatles’ are dead or captured. But how to deal with Britain’s Isis fighters? | Mary Dejevsky

The detention of two notorious jihadists brings up difficult questions about war, non-state combatants and the law It is not hard to imagine the mixed feelings in Whitehall when ministers learned that two of the most notorious British jihadists had apparently been captured in Syria by US-backed Kurdish fighters. Related: British Isis fighters known as 'the Beatles' captured in Syria If they end up in American hands, what are their chances of any trial? Continue reading.
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