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5 October 2015
Only on AP: Jordan Returnees
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* Jordan / Returnees

Growing numbers of Syrian refugees are returning to their war-ravaged homeland from Jordan because they can't survive in exile after drastic aid cuts, can't afford to pay smugglers to sneak them into Europe, or are simply homesick. There is also the hope that fighting in their hometowns has abated.

The returns, along with the increasing migration to Europe, signal that conditions in regional host countries have become increasingly intolerable, the refugees and aid officials said.

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