Canada Urged to Repatriate IS Suspects, Relatives Held in Syria

WASHINGTON - Canada has failed to take back dozens of Canadian citizens detained in Syria for suspected links with the Islamic State (IS) terror group, an international rights watchdog said. 


The New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report released Monday that Canadian authorities have not repatriated any of the estimated 47 Canadians who have been detained in overcrowded camps in northeast Syria. 


The HRW said during the coronavirus outbreak Canada...