Turkey says it will repatriate most IS detainees by year-end

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By Orhan Coskun and Dominic Evans ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey will have repatriated most of its Islamic State detainees to their home countries by the end of the year, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Tuesday, a week after Turkish authorities began the repatriation programme. Ankara says it has captured 287 militants in northeast Syria, where Turkish troops launched an offensive against the Kurdish YPG militia last month, and has hundreds...

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