120 new Syrian refugees cross into Jordan
Syrian refugees cross the border from Syria into Jordan, near Mafraq, on Feb. 18, 2013. Jordanian army buses, ambulances and medics as well as water tankers wait at the border to receive Syrian refugees and take them to shelters. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
Jordanian Armed Forces’ border guards received 120 Syrian refugees in the last 72 hours, a source at the General Command of the Armed Forces reported on Sunday.
The new arrivals, of various ages and including women, were provided with first aid and other humanitarian support, the source added.
Border Patrols protect the Kingdom's borders and prevent infiltration and smuggling through the use of modern equipment and technologies.