°
Ashburn

In Syria during the day, returned 90 refugees from Lebanon

Ninety refugees returned to Syria from Lebanon over the past day, it follows from the information Bulletin of the centre for reception, distribution and placement of refugees, published on the website of the Ministry of defense of Russia.

"For the past day in the Syrian Arab Republic from Lebanon through the checkpoints, "Cadet-Yabus" and "talkalakh" returned 90 refugees (including women and 27 children – 46). From Jordan through the checkpoint "Nasib" conclusion of refugees was not carried out", - said in the text of the Bulletin.

It is noted that in the place of permanent residence during the day, conclusion of refugees was carried out.

It added that engineering units of the Syrian armed forces for a day cleared 2.2 acres site in the towns of Duma (Damascus province), Jasim and al-Harrah (province of Deraa). 41 found and destroyed an explosive subject.

Armed conflict in Syria lasts since 2011. At the end of 2017, it was announced victory over the terrorist group ISIS ("Islamic state")* in Syria and Iraq. In some parts of the country 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 in Russia as a terrorist organization.