Swedish IS-supporters to be deported from Syria

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  • The autonomous Kurdish authorities in northeastern Syria tell Sweden's foreign ministry that they will deport several Swedish women who are in camps for IS prisoners.
  • Representative Shiyar Ali tells Swedish Radio News they have notified Sweden and other countries about a process that has gone on for a long time.
  • The Kurdsh authorities are investigating and prosecuting women suspected of IS collaboration, but Shiyar Ali says that now they plan to deport a number of women for whom they don't have enough evidence to convict.