Several thousand foreign children languish in Syria camp – U.N.

FILE PHOTO: Children look through holes in a tent at al-Hol displacement camp in Hasaka governorate, Syria April 2, 2019. Picture taken April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho

GENEVA (Reuters) – Around 2,500 foreign children are stuck in a guarded section of a Syrian camp after fleeing Islamic State’s last stronghold, a senior United Nations official said on Thursday, urging governments not to abandon them. The children’s plight at the al-Hol camp in northeast Syria is a dilemma for nations who saw citizens […]

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