Shamima Begum says her ‘whole world fell apart’ after losing her British Citizenship

Shamima Begum has said her ‘whole world fell apart’ when she was stripped of her British citizenship last year.

The former London schoolgirl, now 20, is currently living in a Syrian camp close to the Iraqi border, after her requests to return to the UK were rejected.

She now lives in a tent with US-Canadian citizen Kimberly Polman. They also have heating, electricity and satellite TV.

Speaking as part of an ABC News report, Begum said: ‘When my citizenship got rejected, I felt like my whole world fell apart right in front of me.

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