British citizen Reyaad Khan grew up in Cardiff, where he was said to be a keen footballer. He later boasted about executing people with Islamic State in Syria. Illustration: Craig Stephens British citizen Reyaad Khan grew up in Cardiff, where he was said to be a keen footballer. He later boasted about executing people with Islamic State in Syria. Illustration: Craig Stephens
British citizen Reyaad Khan grew up in Cardiff, where he was said to be a keen footballer. He later boasted about executing people with Islamic State in Syria. Illustration: Craig Stephens

Reyaad Khan: How model pupil in Wales became Islamic State poster child in Syria

Reyaad Khan was a polite and ambitious student before he travelled to Syria to join Islamic State, where he was killed by a British drone strike

British citizen Reyaad Khan grew up in Cardiff, where he was said to be a keen footballer. He later boasted about executing people with Islamic State in Syria. Illustration: Craig Stephens British citizen Reyaad Khan grew up in Cardiff, where he was said to be a keen footballer. He later boasted about executing people with Islamic State in Syria. Illustration: Craig Stephens
British citizen Reyaad Khan grew up in Cardiff, where he was said to be a keen footballer. He later boasted about executing people with Islamic State in Syria. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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