Sally Jones and Britons who fight for Isis are a 'legitimate target', says Fallon

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Defence secretary argued that every Isis member places themselves at risk as he refused to confirm reports of Jones’s death

British nationals fighting with Islamic State in Syria are a “legitimate target” for drone strikes, the defence secretary has said, as he refused to confirm whether he believed reports that Sally Jones, who travelled to Syria in 2013, had died in a US strike.

Isis fighters were at risk of being hit “every hour of every day”, Michael Fallon said at a Foreign Office press conference.

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