“The Scale of the Syrian Refugee Crisis Has Outgrown Jordan’s Capacities” — Army Chief to UN Official

تم نشره في Thu 1 September / Sep 2016. 12:00 AM
  • His Majesty’s Advisor on Military Affairs and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mashal Mohammad Zaben on Thursday received UN Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs Stephen O'Brien, and the accompanying delegation, attende

AMMAN — His Majesty’s Advisor on Military Affairs and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mashal Mohammad Zaben on Thursday received UN Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs Stephen O'Brien, and the accompanying delegation.

Talks during the meeting, which was attended by His Royal Highness Prince Faisal Bin Al Hussein, dealt with the latest regional developments, the Syrian refugee crisis and its impact on Jordan, which has outscaled Jordan’s capacities.

General Zaben said the decision to declare the northern and north eastern border areas sealed military zones, came to preserve the Kingdom's security.

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