India seeks info on Filipina recruiter for Islamic State

(From Times of India)

Karen Aisha Hamidon of the Philippines, the woman Islamic State (IS) online recruiter who is learnt to have radicalized several Indian youths and probably arranged their travel to the IS territory, is under the radar of Indian agencies.

Karen Aisha Hamidon reportedly influenced many Indians through Facebook, telegram channels and WhatsApp groups

Karen Aisha Hamidon reportedly influenced many Indians through Facebook, telegram channels and WhatsApp groups

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has approached the Philippines’ government seeking details and evidence on Karen, who was in touch with recently indicted Indian IS members, including Mohammad Sirajuddin and Mohammad Naser.

In its letter rogatory (judicial request), NIA has provided her address in Diego Shilang village in Taguig City, Metro Manila, along with her phone numbers. It has provided her identity as Karen Aisha Al-Muslimah with her ID as @KarenAishaHamidon. Read More

 



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