Syrian Kurds hand over 12 French orphans from Daesh families
10 Jun 2019
Syrian pro-regime forces hold a position in the village of Al-Jadidah during clashes with extremist in Syria's Hama governorate on Sunday. George Ourfalian/ AFP
The Kurdish administration in northeastern Syria has handed over 12 French orphans born to extremist families to a French government delegation, an official said on Monday.
Kurdish officials handed over “12 orphaned French children from Daesh families to a delegation from the French ministry of foreign affairs,” top foreign affairs official Abdulkarim Omar said in a statement.