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Home Office has not given journalist's confiscated passport to Syria

‘The British government has no direct contact with the Assad regime due to the atrocities it has committed against the Syrian people,’ says spokesman The passport confiscated from a Syrian journalist by the UK border agency has not been passed on to the Syrian authorities. Nor will it be returned to them in future. Zaina Erhaim’s passport was taken from her when she arrived in Britain on 22 September.
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