Security forces disperse protesters downtown Amman

(File photo: Ameer Khalifeh/Jordan News)
AMMAN — Security services on Saturday dispersed a crowd gathered in the Hashemite Square, downtown Amman, according to a local media outlet.اضافة اعلان

In a statement issued on Saturday, the Public Security Directorate (PSD) said that security forces in the various governorates of the Kingdom ensure the security and protection of citizens, and freedom of movement on all roads.

It also stressed that any attempt to attack public or private property will be dealt with in accordance with the provisions of the law.

The PSD statement thanked all citizens who cooperated with and lent support to the security forces endeavors in the various governorates of the Kingdom, adding that the right to peaceful expression may be exercised as long as it does not infringe the law.

Meanwhile, vigils and road closures with burning tires continue in several areas of Jordan as an expression of rejection of the recent government decision to raise the prices of oil derivatives.

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