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Foreign terrorist fighters - Q&A - Excerpt from the daily press briefing (12 August 2019)

Q : Can you confirm that the UN wrote to the French government to denounce the transfer of French jihadists from Syria to Iraq? Do you have any comment?
A : Agnès Callamard’s allegations are not based on any prior exchange of views with the French authorities, as provided by the special procedures of the Human Rights Council. They are completely unsubstantiated, based on pure speculation and represent her own opinion. Indeed, the special rapporteurs appointed by the UN Human Rights Council (…)

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