Rabieh protest detainees released

Police in Rabieh
(Photo: Ameer Khalifa/Jordan News)
AMMAN — A spokesperson for the Public Security Directorate said on Monday that detainees from Sunday’s anti-Israel protests were released in the early hours of Monday.اضافة اعلان

Lawyer Rami Ishaq has said earlier that he was informed by the head of the Shmeisani police precinct that 31 people who were protesting at Amman’s Rabieh neighborhood, near the Israeli embassy, were detained at the time, following the release of two minors.

Thousands of Jordanians again took part in two rallies in Amman on Sunday, in support for Palestine against the ongoing Israeli aggression in Jerusalem and Gaza.

Sunday’s protests saw considerable friction between protesters and security personnel, and saw the use of alleged police force, protesters reported.

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