Syria’s Assad says most dangerous ISIS leaders are from Scandinavia

ISIS stoning gays in Syria

President Bashar al-Assad has thanked Sweden for taking in record numbers of refugees during the war, but warned about a growing danger from ‘Scandinavian’ Islamist extremists in his country.
Syria’s President made the claims in a video interview in English with Sweden’s tabloid newspaper Expressen.

“As long as we have terrorism growing in different European countries, Sweden cannot be safe,” he said when asked about rising numbers of Scandinavians travelling to and from the middle east to fight alongside Isis and other extremist groups.

“The most dangerous leaders of Daesh and Isis in our region are Scandinavian…that’s what we have as information,” he said…