With border open, Jordanians visit Syria for first time in years

A Jordanian man opens the door of his car in Damascus, Syria October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

DAMASCUS/JABER, Jordan (Reuters) – Jordanians are flocking to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time in years for tourism and trade after the reopening of a border crossing that had been closed through years of war. “I will visit every week,” said Rizik, carrying bags of children’s clothes and spices with his family. “God […]

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