HRW: Jordan is violating its citizens‘ rights

02.08.2012                      14.Aw. 5772


HRW: Jordan is violating its citizens' rights

Rights group slams Amman’s decision to block NGO from receiving $350,000 in foreign grants for migrant legal aid.

Human rights groups on Wednesday accused Jordan of clamping down on civil society and violating citizens’ rights to freedom of association, after the government decided to block hundreds of thousands of dollars in foreign funding to an Amman legal aid center….