28 Feb 2019

Exclusive: ‘Jihadi Jack’ parents speak out on attempts to bring him home

Home Affairs Correspondent

The parents of the young British man known as ‘Jihadi Jack’ have spoken to exclusively to Channel 4 News about seeing their son in an ITV News interview from his Kurdish jail. Jack Letts was detained in Syria, accused of joining the so-called Islamic State. They told us a Canadian government plan to bring Mr Letts back to the UK or Canada was suddenly blocked with little explanation as to why.