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Video appears to show refugees stranded at Syria/Jordan border: apparently denied entry

cross but the border is open," Anmar al-Hmoud, spokesman for Higher Committee for Syrian Refugees ... for Syrian refugees in Jordan, told Al Bawaba that the border remains open to all refugees ... of Syrian refugees being denied entry into Jordan.The amatuer footage, shot by a group called Ugarit News ...

29/05/2013 - 12:32 - comment 0

Almost 60,000 refugees return to Syria from Jordan

Anmar al-Hmoud, spokesman for Higher Committee for Syrian Refugees in Jordan says that almost 60,000 have returned to Syria from Jordan A Jordanian official said Wednesday that almost 60,000 Syrian refugees have left the Kingdom to return home. ...

29/05/2013 - 12:16 - comment 0

Has Lebanon foresaken Syria? Refugee funding dries up

The Lebanon refugee committee says it can no longer ... to 30,000, while the Higher Relief Committee has stopped offering secondary health care to people in need. ... of life-saving medical care for registered Syrian refugees, according to the report. Local and non-government ...

10/07/2012 - 14:47 - comment 0

UN report sheds light on the economic repercussions of the Syrian crisis on Lebanon and Jordan

that Lebanon and Jordan need to achieve higher GDP growth in 2014 in order to cope with the influx of Syrian refugees. ... need to achieve higher GDP growth in 2014 in order to cope with the influx of Syrian refugees ... in 2013 to 3.9 percent. Lebanon and Jordan host the biggest number of Syrian refugees ...

26/01/2014 - 05:00 - comment 0

The forgotten refugees: Tales from the displaced Lebanese population

for Refugees (UNHCR) struggle to deal with the impact of the more than 1 million Syrian refugees registered ... the largest number of refugees, said the report. Earlier this month, the UNHCR reported that 1 million Syrian ... there are likely hundreds of thousands more Syrian refugees who have been unable to officially register for refugee ...

01/05/2014 - 11:05 - comment 0

Syrian refugees killed at Jordan border

regime shelling threatened the lives of hundreds of refugees awaiting to cross into Jordan. Syrian ... of refugees awaiting to cross into Jordan.Syrian rebels claim that the incident increased to 180 the total ... border increasing death toll of the number of refugees by ten. Ten Syrian ...

01/12/2013 - 05:40 - comment 0

July marks lowest inflow of Syrian refugees into Jordan in nearly a year

1,000 displaced refugees over the past week. Jordan has opened its borders to over 560,000 Syrians ... © Copyright The Jordan Times. All rights reserved. (syrian refugees ... officials of a “mass build-up” of hundreds of Syrians unable to cross into Jordan ...

23/07/2013 - 07:53 - comment 0

We need to talk about Zaatari: Jordan's struggle with Syrian refugees

and controversial question: Have Syrian refugees become Jordan’s latest national security threat? Before one can ... Syrian refugee camp polarised the country, making many debate out loud an issue that was once barely ... of Mafraq to Jordan’s fifth largest urban centre, Zaatari has emerged as one of the leading refugee camps ...

22/04/2014 - 12:04 - comment 0

UN estimates thrown out: 1 million Syrian refugees already registered

are not registered, the number is thought to be much higher, with nearly half of the refugees under the age of 18.It ... said.Jordan alone has over 400,000 refugees, increasing the pressure on resources which are already ... refugee camp near Mafraq, 15km from the Syrian border. The rest are living in urban centers dotted along ...

06/03/2013 - 11:23 - comment 0

The 'death trip': an inside look into the perilious business of getting Syrian refugees to Europe

On a late-summer morning in northern Jordan ... at sea. On a late-summer morning in northern Jordan, as the sun rose over ... with the Italian authorities, the United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, Save the Children and the Italian Red Cross ...

10/09/2014 - 16:14 - comment 0