Middle East Homegrown jihadis: On Syrian border, Belgian father tracks his wayward son

Dimitri Bontinck, a Belgian ex-soldier who retrieved his own son from the Islamic State, goes back to the Turkish-Syrian border to help another anguished father. But luring away jihadis is hard work. 

By , Correspondent

Dominique Soguel

Europeā€™s anguish over the rise of homegrown jihadis ā€“ young Muslims and Muslim converts who flock to the banner of foreign extremist groups, especially the Islamic State ā€“ was on private display here this past week.