The Ingush authorities want to return to civilian life militants who fought in Syria

The Ingush authorities want to return to civilian life militants who fought in Syria© RIA Novosti. Alexander Polycomposite the image Bank

The Ingush authorities intend to intensify efforts to return to peaceful life of the natives of the country who fought on the side of the militants in Syria, said the head of the region Yunus-Bek Yevkurov.

«The authorities of Ingushetia together with the security Council and the security forces will consider the opportunity to return to civilian life through the adaptation Commission guys from Ingushetia caught in Syria on the side of the opposition forces or the terrorists of ISIS (organization banned in Russia),» Yevkurov wrote on Saturday in his account on the social network Instagram.

Photo published by Yunus-Bek Yevkurov (@junusbek_evkurov) Dec 31 2016 at 5:44 PST


The head of Ingushetia noted that he is frequently approached by parents and asked to help them recover children who have been victims experienced ideologues recruiters.

«I sincerely feel sorry for these parents and their children too trusting, decided that another uncle better than their parents. Therefore, in the framework of the law we will do everything possible to assist those who have realized the harmfulness of their actions and wants to return to civilian life. Good or bad – they are citizens of the Republic, and we will try to minimize the punishment that they will suffer», — he stressed.

According to Yevkurov, this factor is the effective prevention of terrorism and extremism. «We are not the first year working with these mechanisms to counter extremist ideology, and they effectively reduce the number of young people, retired or wanting to retire in a terrorist organization», — said the head of Ingushetia.

According to the Council security in the region, more than 90 residents of Ingushetia are involved in military action in Syria on the side of the militants. The Commission on adaptation managed to return to civilian life four people from this list. Since 2011 to civilian life has been adapted more than 70 participants of the bandit underground.