Anthony Loyd

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British teenagers Amira Abase, Kadiza Sultana and Shamima Begum (on right) at Gatwick Airport in London on February 23rd, 2015, the day they fled the UK to join Islamic State in Syria. Photograph:Ho/AFP/Getty Images

An east London schoolgirl who left Britain as a 15-year-old to join the Islamic State terror group is now heavily pregnant and wants to return home. (...)

Roma’s Bosnia-Herzegovina international Edin Dzeko spent his early years in war-torn Sarajevo. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

In his remarkable book about the Bosnian war, Anthony Loyd recalls the first time after arriving in the country that he saw a dead body. He was sho(...)

Debris rises during what rebel fighters said was an operation in which they blew up a checkpoint in Syria. Reporter Anthony Loyd and photographer Jack Hill were kidnapped, shot and beaten by a ‘rebel gang’ in Syria. Photograph: Reuters

Two London Times journalists covering the Syrian civil war were kidnapped by a “rebel gang” and one of them was shot before members of an anti-extremi(...)