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FBI watching some Americans who returned from Syria conflict

Sep 23, 2014    

WASHINGTON (Reuters) Some of the 100 Americans who went to Syria and Iraq to join up with radical groups like Islamic State have returned to the United States, U.S. officials said on Monday, amid fears that such foreign fighters could pose a security threat at home.The officials, who briefed reporters on condition of anonymity ahead of President Barack Obama's trip to the United Nations General Assembly this week, did not provide a specific number of Americans who had returned.For weeks U.S. officials have estimated that 100 Americans have attempted to join up with extremists in Syria and Ira...

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