“Case by case” is the end of French doctrine?

France on Tuesday for the first time repatriated minors, including the mothers of the children of jihadists fighting for the Islamic State group in Syria. The departure from the French doctrine of “case by case” which suggests a change in the hard line adopted in Paris, expects associations to defend human rights. It is the … Read more

The thorny question of the return of the children of jihadists to France

About 200 of them are still prisoners and lonely in the Syrian desert. Unlike its European neighbors, France is reluctant to repatriate the children of its jihadists even though those who have returned are melting into the normality of a rediscovered childhood. Since 2016, 126 children whose parents joined the occupied territories from Islamic State … Read more

The thorny question of the return of the children of jihadists to France

They are still about 200, captive and alone in the adversity of the Syrian desert. Unlike its European neighbors, France is reluctant to repatriate the children of its jihadists even though those who have returned are melting into the normality of a rediscovered childhood. Since 2016, 126 children whose parents joined Islamic State-conquered territories have … Read more

France is stepping out with its European neighbors

Belgium repatriated six women and 16 children of jihadists from Syria with Belgian citizenship this Tuesday, June 21. Women are locked up as soon as they land, while youth protection services take care of children. The repatriation was described by Federal Prosecutor Frederick Van Liu “Political decision (2) Based on the best interests of the … Read more

Supporting the future of Syria and the region

Brussels, May 10, 2022 – “ Your Excellency, colleagues and friends, thank you very much for inviting me here today. Syria is now one of the most dangerous places in the world for a child.An entire generation is struggling to survive. About 90 The Syrian population lives in poverty. More than 6.5 Millions of children … Read more