At Camp for Syrians, Foreign Suitors Seek Brides

Relief officials say matchmakers are preying on desperation

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Nov 24, 2012 7:10 AM CST

(Newser) – Many of the Syrians flooding into a refugee camp in Jordan are war widows with young children, a phenomenon that has attracted hordes of matchmakers and older Arab men from other countries looking for brides, reports the Washington Post. Some see it as a blessing—...   Read full story »


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