Syrian authorities release detained Jordanian

Wednesday-2019-10-09 | 12:38 pm local_news

Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Ambassador Sufian Qudah, announced on Wednesday the release of a 16-year-old Jordanian citizen ( juvenile) held in Syria.

The release of the Jordanian juvenile came after close follow-up and contacts from the ministry's operation center and the Jordanian Embassy in Syria, Qudah stated, adding the citizen
was handed over to a family member in Damascus.

The Jordanian Embassy in Damascus is working to secure the safe return of the released citizen to his homeland today, he noted

Qudah thanked the Syrian authorities for their swift response to the embassy's request.