Each week we post a selection of recent online items where you can find out about the latest developments in the countries in which the Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East operates – Iraq and Jordan.

This week’s media summary includes news about the Pope and Trump discussing protection of Christians in Iraq and the perception of refugees as bringing opportunities in Jordan.

 

Iraq

Rudaw: The Pope and Trump discuss protection of Christians in Iraq

Al Monitor: Iraq’s Christians demand reconstruction of religious sites

Iraqi News: Minister: more than 8000 refugees repatriated in Nineveh in 3 days

 

Jordan

Jordan Times: See refugees as ‘opportunity’, not ‘burden’, panellists urge

NRT: Life Remains Tough for Iraqi Refugees in Jordan