13:36 - 30/06/2017
Confirmed that the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Friday, said that almost half a million displaced Syrians have returned to their homes this year, including 440 thousand returned home, while more than 31 thousand from neighboring countries.
UNHCR said in a statement, seen by / information / that "most of them have returned to Aleppo, Hama, Homs and Damascus, motivated by their belief in the occurrence of a security improvement in parts of the country."
According to UNHCR spokesman in a press briefing in Geneva Andre Mahsaich "This is an important trend and this large number."
"Most of those returning to inspect their property, and news of their loved ones ... They have their perceptions about the security situation and a real improvement or perceived in the areas to which they return." It ended 25