Contrast: Jordan condemns attack in Saudi Arabia while terming death of
attacker in Israel a "terrible crime"
#1 Jordan holds Israel responsible for killing Jordanian citizen [who
knifed Israeli cop]
Amman, May.13 (Petra) -- The Israeli government, as the occupying power,
bears responsibility for the shooting and killing of a Jordanian citizen in
the occupied East Jerusalem on Saturday, the government said.
In a statement issued today, State Minister for Media Affairs, the
government's spokesman, Mohammad Al-Momani, said the Ministry of Foreign and
Expatriates Affairs is following-up, through the Jordanian Embassy in Tel
Aviv, on the killing of Jordanian citizen, Mohammad Abdullah Salim Al-Kasji,
to find out the details and circumstances of the incident.
The government condemned as "terrible" the crime committed against the
Jordanian citizen and demanded Israel to reveal the full details of the
Al-Kasji has recently left the Kingdom through the Sheikh Hussein crossing,
northern Jordan, via Israeli tourist visa and didn't return with the tourist
group that he traveled with.
13/5/2017 - 07:37:10 PM
#2 Jordan condemns terror attack in Saudi Arabia
Amman, May 13 (Petra)-- Jordan condemned the terrorist attack that occurred
in Qatif, Saudi Arabia, where a number of terrorists attacked a development
project, killing a toddler and a Pakistani expat and injuring 10 people,
including six Saudis and four residents.
Minister of State for Media Affairs, Mohammad Momani, expressed Jordanís
support and solidarity with Saudi Arabia in facing terrorism.
Momani highlighted the need for collective efforts in the Middle East region
and the whole world to confront terrorism wherever it existed.
The minister offered the Jordanian government's condolences to Saudi Arabia
and wished the injured a speedy recovery.
13/5/2017 - 10:17:21 AM