David Cameron has said that it is more important to bring "peace and stability" to Syria than accept more refugees from the war-torn region.
We have take a number of genuine asylum seekers from Syrian refugee camps...But we think that the most important thing is to try to bring peace and stability to that part of the world.
I don't think there is an answer that can be achieved simply by taking more and more refugees.
The UK has so far only agreed to resettle up to 1,000 refugees from Syria, a small figure compared to other European nations.
On a visit to Jordan, David Cameron says that the EU must "follow Britain's lead" and fund more refugee camps around Syria.
The prime minister has insisted the UK will not participate in plans to redistribute 160,000 refugees who have arrived in Europe.
Train traffic with Austria suspended as German authorities seek to reduce the number of asylum seekers arriving in the country.