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592 Syrian refugees cross into Jordan on Saturday’

By Petra - Jan 26,2014 - Last updated at Jan 26,2014

MAFRAQ — A total of 592 Syrians crossed into Jordan on Saturday, according to Brig. Gen. Wadah Hmoud, director of the Syrian refugee camps administration.

Hmoud said the authorities provided the necessary services to the refugees and took them to the registration centre in Ribaa Al Sarhan, before taking to the camps.

He added that 65 Syrian refugees were repatriated upon their request on Saturday.

Hmoud also pointed out that the total number of Syrian refugees in Jordan reached 587,404 by Saturday evening, 135,720 of whom are living in refugee camps.

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