Jordanians at a boiling point over migrants

  • King Abdullah of Jordan has said the people in the country are at a boiling point. This is because of the sufferings that are being caused by the influx of Syrian refugees. According to media reports, the king, who was speaking ahead of a donor conference on Syria, said that the country’s infrastructure, economy and social services were under enormous pressure. He said that if the international community wanted Jordan to keep taking refugees then it would have to offer more help.