ERC hosts mass wedding for Syrian refugees at Emirati-Jordanian camp in Jordan

Mrajeeb Al Fhood, Jordan, 22nd January, 2017 (WAM) — The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has organised a mass wedding for 50 couples at the Emirati-Jordanian camp for Syrian refugees.

Abdullah Al Mehrezi, Director of the camp, said the mass wedding was in response to the Year of Giving initiative declared by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

The wedding ceremony, which was held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region, and President of ERC, was attended by an ERC delegation led by its Secretary-General Dr. Mohammed Al Falahi, UAE Ambassador to Jordan Bilal Al Bodour, representatives from the Zarqa Governorate, and Secretary-General at Ministry of Social Development in Jordan Omar Hamza.