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UN refugee agency appeals to Syria for release of three Iranian Arabs

Voicing “deep concern” about the fate of three Iranian Arabs being held in Syria, the United Nations refugee agency today urged their release.

UN refugee agency calls on Syria not to extradite Iranian Arab refugees

The United Nations refugee agency today called on Syria not to extradite Iranian Arabs to their homeland, reminding the Government of its obligations not to return refugees or asylum seekers to territories where their lives or freedom might be threatened due to race, religion, nationality or political opinion.