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Refugees in Jordan go to school in shifts

Jordan is overwhelmed by nearly 100,000 Syrian students who are now forced to attend classes in the afternoon.

Last updated: 22 Nov 2013 14:27
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Consequences of the war in Syria continue to affect neighbouring Jordan. The Jordanian education ministry says it has 100,000 Syrian students enrolled at its state-run schools, but it can barely cope.

As Al Jazeera's Nisreen El-Shamayleh reports, some of the schools are having to run double shifts.

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