John Letts on his son Jack's loss of UK citizenship for joining ISIS. Now Jack Letts has only Cdn citizenship and wants to come here

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Media reports UK/Canadian dual citizen Jack Letts (aka "Jihadi Jack") has been stripped of his UK citizenship over his membership in ISIS. That now leaves Letts as a Canadian citizen. Letts, who identifies as British, has been attempting to persuade the Trudeau government to allow him to be moved from a prison operated by Kurdish forces and John Letts, Jack Letts Canadian father told us on air Global Affairs Canada had been in touch with the Letts family and spoken to the possibility of patriating Jack Letts, but then suddenly cut off communication.

Guest: John Letts. Canadian father of "Jihadi Jack" Letts joins us live-to-air from UK

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