Return of seven young French minors (13 January 2021)


France proceeded with the return today, Wednesday 13 January, of seven young French minors who were in north-east Syria.

These particularly vulnerable minors were received in accordance with permission given by local leaders.

On their arrival in France they were handed over to the French judicial authorities and are in the care of social services.

France thanks the local officials in north-east Syria for their permission and cooperation.