Ministry of Justice: More than 11 thousand people had their legal status settled in 2015

Damascus, SANA – Ministry of Justice announced that over 11,000 persons, including armed and wanted people, had their legal status settled in 2015.

In a statement on Thursday, the Ministry said the authorities settled the legal status of a total of 11,057 persons from different provinces who had turned themselves in and handed over their guns and vowed not to commit any act that could undermine the security of the state.

According to the statement, a number of local reconciliations were also achieved in various areas last year where many mislead people had their legal status settled.

M. Nassr/H. Said

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