Jordan police use force to stop activists from reaching Israel border

16.05.2011                      12.Ijar, 5771                      Tag 27 des Omer

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Jordan police use force to stop activists from reaching Israel border

At least 19 people injured as police use teargas to disperse hundreds of activists near King Hussein border crossing.

At least 19 people were injured Sunday as police used force to disperse hundreds of activists who tried to reach the Israel-controlled border with the West Bank to mark Nakba Day, the official Petra news agency reported.
The agency claimed that 11 activists and 8 policemen were hurt as the security authorities intervened to end clashes between participants in a rally staged by a group calling itself the May 15 Youth and citizens living in the Karameh area, a few hundred meters from the border….