Jordan police seals off Muslim Brotherhood headquarters in Amman

Jordanian security services have closed the Amman headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood, the country’s main opposition force, a security source and lawyer for the movement said. “Jordanian security searched the headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood and evacuated it before sealing off the entrance with red wax,” lawyer Abdelkader al-Khatib told AFP news agency on Wednesday.… Read More Jordan police seals off Muslim Brotherhood headquarters in Amman

Jordanian border guards kill twelve drug smugglers at the Jordan-Syria border

  Twelve suspected drug smugglers were killed trying to infiltrate Jordan’s border with Syria, Jordan’s official Petra news agency reported. The agency reported on Sunday that Jordanian border guards engaged a group of 36 smugglers, dealing with the situation “in accordance with the rules of engagement.” It cited a military source. Some of the suspected smugglers… Read More Jordanian border guards kill twelve drug smugglers at the Jordan-Syria border

Jordanian police officer shoots dead three foreigners

A Jordanian policeman, on Monday, opened fire at a police training centre outside Amman, killing two Americans, a South African and a Jordanian. Two other Americans and four Jordanians were wounded in the incident at the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center near the capital, Amman, according to reports. Jordanian security forces killed the shooter,… Read More Jordanian police officer shoots dead three foreigners