Young children of Swedish IS fighter left orphaned in caliphate | ITV News

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Published on 14 Mar 2019, 22:49
The children of notorious Islamic State fighter Michael Skråmo are feared to have been orphaned and left alone in the caliphate.

In their first interview, Skråmo's mother and sister have told ITV News they're desperate for the safe return of the seven children who all under the age of ten.

They were told on Thursday that Skråmo had died during the final battle in Baghouz, the last geographical area controlled by so-called Islamic State.

The children, aged between one and eight years old, are still mourning the loss of their mother who died earlier this year.

In a heartbreaking video, obtained by ITV News, the seven brothers and sisters are seen to be sending messages to their family in Sweden.

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