Children returned to Russia from Syria. November 13, 2020. Photo by the press service of Russia's Children Rights Ombudsman

02 December 2020, 15:28

After return from Syria, children from Ingushetia handed over to relatives

After returning from Syrian refugee camps, three girls have been handed over to relatives in Ingushetia; their grandparents will take care of their upbringing, said Zarema Chakhkieva, the Children's Ombudsperson.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on November 13, 31 children were returned to Russia from Syrian refugee camps; they were sent to their relatives in Dagestan, Ingushetia, North Ossetia and Chechnya.

Children and their families will receive support, the TASS reports Ms Chakhkieva as saying.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on December 2, 2020 at 10:10 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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