Reflecting on Shamima Begum

Credit: Sam Tarling for The Telegraph

The UK seems to have forgotten about IS teenager and former Briton Shamima Begum, but for some reason I can’t seem to get her off my mind. Begum is a British-born 19-year-old woman who left the UK in February 2015 to join the Islamic State of Iraq in Syria with two of her school friends.

Begum told her parents she was going for a day out with some friends in town and boarded a plane to Turkey to eventually join the…