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March 18, 2016 9:26 am

American ISIS Fighter Surrenders, Regrets Joining Terror Group: ‘I Wasn’t Thinking Straight’

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Mohamad Jamal Khweis said he "made a bad decision" by joining ISIS. Photo: Twitter.

Mohamad Jamal Khweis said he “made a bad decision” by joining ISIS. Photo: Twitter.

A Virginia man who joined ISIS and surrendered to Kurdish Peshmerga fighters earlier this week has expressed regret for entering the terror group’s self-proclaimed caliphate, saying he “made a bad decision” and “was not thinking straight.”

In an interview broadcast on the Kurdistan 24 news station, Mohamad Jamal Khweis, 26, said he had made his way to the ISIS-held city of Mosul, Iraq with an unidentified woman whom he had met in Turkey while traveling.

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  • Stein

    Mohamad Jamal Khweis, good for you.

    Intolerance is a temptation for anyone that cares about ideas.

    I hope you find a way to help Islam become more tolerant and able to coexist with many kinds of Muslims and Nonmuslims.

    Freedom of religion is a precondition for spirituality to be authentic.

    Ultimately, the infinite Divine will and human free will, are the same thing.

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