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News Jordan » Mafraq: UN says deportations of Syrians from Jordan have dropped

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/news/world/deportations-syrians-jordan-dropped-article-1.3815530
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

He says "people don't feel secure." U.N. refugee chief Filippo Grandi speaks to the press during a visit to the Zaatari Syrian Refugee Camp, in Mafraq, Jordan, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Raad Adayleh) Grandi called on the United States and other ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: What Can We Learn From What Non-Jews Are Doing On Disability Issues?

News channel or source: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/what-can-we-learn-from-what-non-jews-are-doing-on-disability-issues/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

A young girl engages with Elmo at an informal tented settlement near Mafraq, Jordan, in February 2017. (Photo courtesy of Sesame Workshop / Ryan Heffernan) Jewish law and tradition teaches us that all people are equal. However, as we are celebrating Jewish ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: Syrian refugee population increases slightly last year

News channel or source: http://jordantimes.com/news/local/syrian-refugee-population-increases-slightly-last-year
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

With regard to refugee-locations across Jordan, the UNHCR indicated that around 185,332 are in Amman, 135,329 in Irbid, 78,663 in Mafraq, 47,795 in Zarqa, 18,546 in Balqa, 11,602 in Madaba, 9,427 in Jerash, 7,532 in Maan, 7,174 in Ajloun, 3,485 in Aqaba ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: UNHCR urges support for Jordan to shoulder refugee crisis

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096457823/UNHCR-urges-support-for-Jordan-to-shoulder-refugee-crisis?src=RSS
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Mafraq, Feb.12 (Petra) - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Filippo Grandi, called on the international community to provide Jordan with the necessary funding to enable it to play its role in serving Syrian ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: Jordan calls for continued support to refugee-hosting countries

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/12/c_136967947.htm
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) High Commissioner Filippo Grandi (R, Front) visits the Zaatari Syrian Refugee Camp in Mafraq, Jordan, on Feb. 12, 2018. Jordan on Sunday called for continued support to countries hosting Syrian ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: Abusive Husband Gets 10 Years for Beating Wife to Death in Jordan

News channel or source: https://www.albawaba.com/editorchoice/abusive-husband-gets-10-years-beating-wife-death-jordan-1088484
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The Criminal Court on Tuesday handed a 28-year-old Syrian refugee an increased sentence after convicting him of beating his wife to death and attempting to conceal the murder in Mafraq in February 2017. The court ruled that the defendant, who works as a ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: Female graffiti artists show their colors on Amman's walls

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/02/female-artists-claim-ammans-walls.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Sultan, however, is not the only female street artist in Jordan. Yara Hindawi, who grew up in Dubai, created a mural in Mafraq, a city 80 kilometers (50 miles) north of Amman, in May 2015. Hindawi’s iconic artworks combine geometric shapes and fantasy ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: Celebrity blog: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie continue divorce talks — privately

News channel or source: https://www.news-leader.com/story/news/local/ozarks/now/2018/02/07/celebrity-blog-brad-pitt-and-angelina-jolie-continue-divorce-talks-privately/317020002/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Angelina Jolie is an actor and a special envoy for a United Nations refugee agency. Last year she visited the Zaatari camp for Syrian refugees located in Mafraq, Jordan. (Photo: Raad Adayleh, AP) The blog cited anonymous sources who portrayed ongoing talks ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: Let Refugees Be Their Own Solution

News channel or source: https://ssir.org/articles/entry/let_refugees_be_their_own_solution
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

I met Heba (not her real name) and a few other Syrian refugee women in Mafraq, Jordan, in January 2015. They were supposed to be in the Zaatari refugee camp six miles to the east but had escaped. “We thought it would at least have roads,” Heba said ...

News Jordan » Mafraq: Al Mafraq, Jordan 10 Day Weather

News channel or source: https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/Al+Mafraq+Jordan+JOXX0684:1:JO
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

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