U.K. Convicts Man for Fighting Against ISIS

A U.K. court has found a British national guilty of a terrorism offense—for fighting against ISIS in Iraq. Aidan James, 28, was found guilty of training in weapons with the banned Kurdistan Workers’ party (“PKK”). He as cleared of a second charge, however, of attending a terror training with the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (“YPG”) in Syria. This represents the first time the U.K. has tried a citizen for travelling to Syria to oppose ISIS. Reported by The Guardian. Read more…