Jeremy Corbyn: UK jihadist Sally-Anne Jones should have faced trial
A British jihadist reportedly killed by a US drone strike in Syria should have faced trial, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said.
Asked if he would have preferred Sally-Anne Jones to be prosecuted, he said: "I think that people who have committed crimes ought to be put on trial.
"That way... when you interrogate someone, you get more information."
Jones had recruited Western girls to the so-called Islamic State after travelling to Syria in 2013.
It is understood she was killed in June, close to the border between Syria and Iraq by a US Air Force strike.
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