In Syria the day returned 62 refugee from Lebanon

62 more refugees returned to Syria from Lebanon over the past day, as reported in the newsletter of the center for the reception, distribution and placement of refugees, published on the website of the Ministry of defence in Facebook.

"For the past day in the Syrian Arab Republic from Lebanon through the checkpoints, "Cadet-Yabus" and "talkalakh" returned 62 of the refugees (including women and 19 children – 32). From Jordan through the checkpoint "Nasib" conclusion of refugees was not carried out", - stated in the message.

It is noted that in the place of permanent residence during the day the refugees were not taken.

It added that engineering units of the Syrian armed forces during the day, cleared 1.7 acres site in the towns of Duma (Damascus province), Jasim and al-Harrah (province of Deraa). Found and destroyed 35 explosive objects.

Armed conflict in Syria lasts since 2011. At the end of 2017, it was announced victory over the terrorist group "Islamic state" (banned in Russia) in Syria and Iraq. In some areas of countries continue to sweep from the militants. At the moment the most important is a political settlement, restoration of Syria, and the return of refugees.

* Banned terrorist group.