This 36-page report provides relevant information regarding the situation of returnees hailing from Syria within the framework of international protection status determination, including refugee status and subsidiary protection, and in particular for use in updating European Asylum Support Office’s (EASO) country guidance development on Syria. The report is primarily focused on the return of Syrians from Europe and Syria’s neighbouring countries (Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan) to government-held Syria.
Title: Syria Situation of returnees from abroad: Country of Origin Information Report
Author: Country of Origin Information Unit (Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
Published by: European Asylum Support Office (EASO)
Date: June 2021