U.S. Has Repatriated 27 Americans from Syria and Iraq, Including 10 Charged with ISIS-Related Offenses

With the recent transfer of custody of four defendants, the United States has successfully repatriated all Americans held by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) against whom criminal charges have been lodged for offenses relating to their support for ISIS.  The Department of Justice will review the facts and circumstances relating to any future detainees and, where warranted, bring additional charges against others.


“With this week’s repatriations, the United States has brought...