In Dagestan told me how much Russians and children are in Syria and Iraq

© RIA Novosti / said to Carnaveral in foobarcardservice from Dagestan meet the child brought from Iraq, at the airport of Grozny. Archival photo<img src="/wp-content/uploads/sites/5/2017/12/b91e0a5f121d50cba7771083a980b7d1.jpg" alt="In Dagestan told me how much Russians and children are in Syria and Iraq" />© RIA Novosti / said to Carnaveral the image Bank

Controlled by the militants of Islamic state* Syria and Iraq are a few thousand Russians with children, told RIA Novosti the Commissioner for the rights of the child of Dagestan Marina Ezhova.

She stressed that this is a rough estimate. «There is no precise figure, they haven’t told anyone that they went,» said Yezhov.

«There is evidence that many moved safely in neighbouring Arab States. We Babayurt came the information that in Egypt there are two families, women with children, and they don’t intend to go anywhere. They don’t sit in one place and migrate within the country under the guise of refugees and local residents,» she added.

Yezhov said that he had received complaints from relatives of Russians are in Syria and Iraq.

«At the moment we have received 840 complaints. It should be understood that they are duplicated with the Federal. Plus, the Federal Commissioner gave a figure of about 400 cases. Thus, given the overlap would be about a thousand calls,» said Yezhov.

In early August, the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov has posted a Instagram video, which was filmed RT in an orphanage in Baghdad and telling of Russian children, whose parents have joined the IG*, took them out of the country, and then abandoned after the liberation of Mosul.

With the assistance of the Chechen authorities home have returned about 100 women and children. It is the people of Chechnya, Dagestan, Ingushetia, Bashkortostan, Tver, Nizhnevartovsk, as well as citizens of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. The return of Russians from the countries of the Middle East working group, headed by the representative of the head of Chechnya in the Middle East and North Africa Ziad Sabsabi.

* A terrorist organization banned in Russia.