Russian minors' ombudsman calls for creation of child rights monitoring board in Syria
MOSCOW, November 13 (RAPSI) – Russia’s Children Rights Commissioner Anna Kuznetsova during a meeting with Deputy Foreign Minister of Syria Faisal Mekdad on Friday proposed to create am international commission for monitoring of clearance of rights of minors held in Syrian camps.
Kuznetsova also thanked Syrian authorities for cooperation and support in the return of Russian children to their homeland. The parties noted that 102 children were returned from Syria to Russia after their first meeting in September 2019.
According to Mekdad, Russia’s work on the minors’ evacuation from the Republic, including camps located within territories temporarily being beyond the control of the official state authorities, is an example for other countries.