Jordanians celebrate departure of sacked prime minister

22.10.2011                      24.Tischrei. 5772                       Bereschit

Jordanien:

Jordanians celebrate departure of sacked prime minister

Prime Minister Marouf Bakhit and his cabinet were dismissed by King Abdullah II on Monday.

Thousands of Jordanians took to the streets Friday to express their joy at the sacking of Prime Minister Marouf Bakhit's government, which they had accused of blocking political reform.
About 2,000 activists, mainly belonging to the Muslim Brotherhood movement, demonstrated outside the Grand Husseini Mosque in central Amman after Friday prayers, saying "Good Bye to Bakhit, Welcome to the Reformer."…