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Jordanian Protests

Continue in earnest.

Spanning four successive Fridays the protests have ended more or less peaceably.

Comprising of Islamist and Leftist parties, thematic calls included the resignation of the government of Samir Rifai, free elections based on a just election law, an end to corruption and privatization, a cancellation of the Jordan-Israel peace treaty and an end to the withdrawal for citizenships from Jordanian citizens of Palestinian origin.

3 comments on “Jordanian Protests

  1. haitham
    February 7, 2011

    The situation is Jo. is like
    same corruption / different faces (or r they!) <== the faces I mean ! 😦

    • Layla
      February 7, 2011

      Same corruption, different faces and with the added complication of monarchical rights thrown in for good measure…

  2. Haitham Al-Sheeshany
    February 8, 2011

    and it goes on ,, and on ,,, and ON!

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This entry was posted on January 30, 2011 by in Islam, Israel, Jordan, Middle East, note-to-self, Palestine, Politics and tagged , , , , , , .
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