Middle East

Back from jihad with Nusra Front, Jordanians pick up their lives

In this photo taken Oct. 28, 2014, Omar Mansour, 23, second left, who briefly joined jihadists in Syria, and his brother Abdullah, 21, right, recruited to join al-Qaida in Yemen, pose for a photo with their brother Ahmed, 19, left and their father Mahmoud, 48, at the family house, in the city of Ma'an, Jordan. Now they are home, trying to live ordinary lives, but believe their hardline vision of Islam is gaining popularity. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on December 08, 2014, on page 5.




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