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David Morrissey talks about Syrian refugees

David Morrissey talks to BBC Radio 5 Live about seeing UNHCR’s frontline work for Syrian refugees in Jordan.

David Morrissey meets Syrian families living in urban dwellings

Actor and UNHCR High Profile Supporter David Morrissey travelled to Jordan to see UNHCR’s frontline work for Syrian refugees.

David Morrissey visits Za’atari Refugee Camp, Jordan

Actor and UNHCR High Profile Supporter David Morrissey travelled to Jordan to see UNHCR’s frontline work for Syrian refugees.

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