Syrian refugee weddings on the rise in Za'atari camp

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Fatma and Majdi’s wedding in the Za'atari refugee camp

At least ten weddings take place in a refugee camp in Jordan every week, according to the UN Refugee Agency, (UNHCR).

The Za'atari refugee camp hosts 120,000 Syrians fleeing the violence in their country.

For the refugees, it's simply a way of keeping their traditions alive.

Jocelyne Sambira has the story.

Duration: 2'52"

 

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