Col. Mohanad Al Sheraidah, Director of the Refugee Affairs at al-Zaatari Camp in Jordan, has thanked the UAE for its continued generous assistance to al-Zaatari Camp and other camps for Syrian refugees.
This came during the visit of the Emirate of Sharjah delegation, led by Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Media Council, Chairman of the Sharjah Media Corporation, to the camp on Sunday. The delegation also included a number of officials representing authorities and corporations in Sharjah, as well as media.
Al Sheraidah said the security situation at al-Zaatari camp is stable, citing the presence of the security personnel tasked with protection of the refugees and fighting drugs.
He noted that the Syrian refugees in Jordan reached 1.4 million, of whom 650, 000 are official registered. Meanwhile, the number of refugees at al-Zaatari camp reached 80, 000.
Source: NAM News Network