Burqa-clad Adelaide woman, 22, charged with supporting terrorism was ‘mentored’ by female jihadis in Somalia and is ‘a grave risk of carrying out an attack’

A Somali-born Adelaide woman charged with supporting terrorism was ‘mentored’ by female jihadis and will escalate her plot to carry out a real-world attack if not kept in custody, prosecutors say.

The 22-year-old, who came to Australia aged 14 and who now has citizenship, was arrested in May after police alleged she formed relationships with Islamic State members online and joined the extremist group.

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