Pope Francis has arrived in Jordan as he begins a three-day visit to the Middle East that will also include Israel and parts of the Palestinian territories.
During his stay in Jordan the head of the Catholic church will attend Mass in the capital city of Amman and also meet refugees from the Syrian conflict.
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