Repatriation of children and mothers from North-East Syria (05 Jul. 2022)


France has today repatriated 35 French children who were in camps in north-east Syria.

The operation also included returning 16 mothers from the same camps.

The children were handed over to child support services and will receive medical surveillance. The mothers were handed over to the relevant judicial authorities.

France wants to thank the local authorities in north-east Syria for the cooperation that made the operation possible.