Jordanians complain of Syrian refugees

Residents of Al Mafraq province say they are frustrated that the Syrian refugee crisis is making them poorer.

    There are now significantly more Syrians living in the northern Jordanian province of Al Mafraq than Jordanians.

    Figures released recently by the government are worrying residents who say the refugee crisis is only making them poorer and more frustrated.

    Al Jazeera's Nisreen El-Shamayleh reports from Al Mafraq.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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