Angelina and Brad Comfort Orphaned Children in Jordan

Celebrity News Oct. 20, 2009 AT 1:26PM
Angelina and Brad Comfort Orphaned Children in Jordan Credit: Z. Zahran/Polaris

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's do-gooding continues.

During their recent trip to the Middle East - during which they met with refugees in Syria - the two also popped by the SOS Children's Village orphanage in Amman, Jordan, Oct. 1 to greet children after receiving an invitation from Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan.

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"The SOS model of providing care for children without parental care is one of the best, as they are still in a family setting within their own country. We hope more people learn about their programs (sic) and give them support," said Jolie, 34, a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations' refugee agency, UNHCR.

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Though it was Pitt's first time in Jordan, Jolie had previously been there in 2003.

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The two have since returned to Los Angeles. Last week, Pitt took a meeting at his business office, and Jolie met with director Lasse Hallstrom.

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