Turkey vows to send Islamic State militants home

“Now we are telling you that we are going to send them back to you,” the Turkish interior minister, Suleyman Soylu, said in announcing that the repatriations would start Monday. Turkey, he said, was “not a hotel” for Islamic State detainees from other countries.


He did not explain precisely how they would be returned or what would happen if their home countries would not accept them. It was also unclear how Turkey would be able to legally repatriate those whose citizenship has...