returning refugees

Syrian refugees queue to receive aid and food supplies, at the Bardarash refugee camp, South of Duhok, Kurdistan region, Iraq, 21 October 2019 | Photo: EPA/Gailan Haji
Decades of war and conflict have left large swathes of urban areas uninhabitable | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/R. Gul
Germany's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/M. Kappeler
Syrian refugees returning to Syria sit aboard a bus in Istanbul, Turkey.|  Photo: EPA/ERDEM SAHIN
Syrian refugees in Lebanese camp | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/M.Naaami
A migrant at a secret safe house in an area known as 'The Ghetto'' of Agadez, Niger. Photo: ANSA/UNICEF
Due to the ongoing security threat, the IOM currently does not support voluntary returns to Syria | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa
Somali woman carrying her child as she walks past UN-donated tents at a refugee camp 150 km west of Yemen's southern city of Aden. (Photo: Archive/EPA/Yahya Arhab)
Eastern province of Marib, Yemen. Photo by Yahya Arhab/EPA
A picture taken from the Turkish side of the border between Turkey and Syria shows Syrian refugees waiting on the Syrian side of the border crossing near Akcakale, Sanliurfa province, south-eastern Turkey, 10 June 2015. EPA/SEDAT SUNA
Homeless Afghans newly returned from Pakistan camp in harsh conditions in Nangarhar province | Credit: IOM
Many Cameroonian returnees have been supported by the IOM to start businesses Photo: IOM