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ICCT in the Media: ICCT Press Book "Female Jihadis Facing Justice: Comparing Approaches in Europe"

January 31, 2024

On Wednesday, 31st January 2024, Tanya Mehra was interviewed by the Dutch media outlet AD about the newly released ICCT Press book "Female Jihadis Facing Justice: Comparing Approaches in Europe". 

"Dutch women who radicalized and joined the terrorist group IS received a much lower prison sentence here than in neighbouring countries", the outlet wrote.

"The penalties that are now being demanded and imposed in the Netherlands are a lot higher than a few years ago," Tanya said.


Read the full article (in Dutch):

Vrouwelijke jihadisten gaan in Nederland veel korter de cel in dan in andere landen, waarom is dat?