Macron Says French Islamic State Detainees Should Be Tried Where They Face Charges | 2/25/2019 | Staff
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PARIS (Reuters) – France’s President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday that French Islamic state detainees in Iraq and Syria should be tried in the countries where they face charges and that France would ask for potential death penalties to be converted to life sentences.

Two Iraqi military sources told Reuters on Sunday that the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces handed over French Islamic detainees last week.

Macron - Handover - Tuesday

Although Macron did not comment on the handover specifically on Tuesday, he...
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