What to do with suspected Canadian ISIS fighters and their families detained in Syria?

The Canadian government should have seen this coming, says international security expert Christian Leuprecht.

The Royal Military College professor says Canada could have planned for what to do when its own citizens — ISIS members, their wives and children — were captured or surrendered on the battlefield in Syria.

“For years, governments of both political stripes had the opportunity to anticipate that we were going to find ourselves in this position and instead … just kind of hoped the issue would go away,” said Leuprecht, who also teaches at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ont.

Justin will have them home in time for the election.

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