U.N. says displaced Syrians leave zone near Jordan border crossing

Jordanian border crossing, Jaber is seen in the city of Mafraq, Jordan July 7, 2018. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed

AMMAN (Reuters) – Thousands of Syrians who had fled an army offensive in the southwest to gather near a border crossing with Jordan have gone back further into Syria. They had congregated in a zone near the Nassib-Jaber crossing. Anders Pedersen, the U.N. resident and humanitarian coordinator in Jordan said on Sunday that only about […]

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