Some 96 residents of Batken region are fighting in the territory of Syria, reported the head of the regional police department Ashim Tagayev.
The issue of recruiting and sending people to participate in the armed conflicts in Syria is a problem not only in Kyrgyzstan, but also in the entire world, he said.
Eight out of 96 are women. The law enforcement agencies are checking information concerning the sending people of the region to Syria currently. Preventive works are being held with population,” noted Tagayev.
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