"I mean, how are you going to turn back women, children and the wounded?" he asked. "This is something that we just can't do. It's not the Jordanian way."
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"So if the issue of asylum ever came up, that's something that I think all of us would have to put our heads together to figure out whether or not, if that sort of ends the violence quickly, it's something worth pursuing," he said.