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Possible strike on Syria scares Jordanians

Amid talks of a military strike against the Assad regime, people in neighbouring Jordan grow more concerned.

Last Modified: 05 Sep 2013 11:53
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Amid talks of a military strike against President Bashar al-Assad's government, people in neighbouring Jordan are growing more concerned.

Many are against an armed intervention, fearing they could get caught in the line of fire.

Al Jazeera's Nisreen El-Shamayleh reports from the border town of Al Ramtha.

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