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UNHCR seeing significant returns of internally displaced amid Syria's continuing conflict - UNHCR

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Andrej Mahecic – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. 30 June 2017 | Español | Français | عربي · Syria. Emergency aid reaches ...and more »

Thousands of Syrian refugees returning to unsafe country amid lack of international support - The Independent

Tens of thousands of Syrian refugees have returned to the country so far this year amid fresh hope for lasting ceasefires in some cities. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said it was seeing a “notable trend of spontaneous returns” from outside and inside ...and more »

War in Syria: Almost Half a Million Syrian Refugees Return Home to Look for Their Loved Ones - Newsweek

Nearly half a million Syrian refugees have returned to their homes since the beginning of the year, according to the U.N. refugee agency UNHCR. Humanitarian agencies recorded a “notable trend of spontaneous returns to and within Syria in 2017,” the ...and more »

Challenges abound as 'significant' numbers of displaced return within Syria, warns UNHCR - UN News Centre

Citing “significant” returns of displaced persons to and within Syria, the United Nations refugee agency said today that while it will be scaling up its response to assist those coming back, it can neither promote nor facilitate returns given the ...and more »

Nearly half a million displaced Syrians return home: UN - Aljazeera.com

Nearly half a million displaced Syrians have returned to their homes since the beginning of the year, mainly to find family members and check on property, the UN refugee agency said. The agency said it had seen "a notable trend of spontaneous returns ...and more »

No Room for Maneuver: Daesh Kicked Out of Aleppo Province by Syrian Arab Army - Sputnik International

The Syrian Arab Army has finally managed to liberate the province of Aleppo from Daesh, according to the Syrian Ministry of Defense. Meanwhile, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees reported that nearly half a million internally displaced ...and more »

Syria war: Almost 500000 refugees return in 2017 - UN - BBC News

Almost 500,000 Syrians have returned to their homes this year, the UN says, describing this as a "notable trend". The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) says more than 440,000 internally displaced Syrians and about 31,000 of those who fled abroad have now ...and more »

UN refugee agency: More people returning to Syria in 2017 - UPI.com

June 30 (UPI) -- After a mass exodus in recent years, more people are returning to Syria this year, according to data cited Friday by the United Nations' refugee agency. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees issued a report Friday that said ...and more »

Thousands of displaced Syrians return home - TRT World

The UN refugee agency says most Syrians are back in Aleppo, Hama, Homs and Damascus. UNHCR's Andrej Mahecic says the displaced want to find out what happened to their families and check on their properties. Syrians, who are returning home, carry ...and more »

Nearly half a million Syrians return to own homes this year: UNHCR - Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - Nearly half a million Syrians have returned to their homes so far this year, including 440,000 internally displaced people and more than 31,000 returning from neighboring countries, the U.N. refugee agency said on Friday. Most ...and more »