American among dead at Syrian checkpoint

Woman from Flint, Michigan was one of three killed fighting with Al Qaeda rebel group.

The car they were traveling in was shot up by government forces at a checkpoint in Syria.

British ‘jihadist’ killed after car was riddled with bullets by militia groups at Syria checkpoint

Nicole Lynn Mansfield was shot dead by Syrian government forces along with two other Westerners - reportedly both British - The 33-year-old is from Flint, Michigan and converted to Islam several years ago following marriage to an Arab man
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Nicole Lynn Mansfield was shot dead by Syrian government forces along with two other Westerners – reportedly both British – The 33-year-old is from Flint, Michigan and converted to Islam several years ago following marriage to an Arab man

[UK] Anti-terror officials said the killings highlighted fears that many of the Britons believed to be fighting with terror groups in Syria could return to the UK to continue jihad having had firearms and bomb-making training.

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