Jordanians Call for Annulling Peace Treaty with Israel

[Xinhua-China] Dozens of Jordanians took part in a sit-in Monday, calling for abolishing the peace treaty with Israel. Protestors also burned the Israeli flag. Participants included members of Jordan's professional associations and the Islamic Action Front, the political wing of the Muslim Brotherhood. "Fifteen years have passed since the treaty was signed and it did not bring any good. The treaty was signed against the will of the public," said Islamist MP Hamzah Mansour, head of the Higher Executive Committee for Defending the Homeland and Confronting Normalization.

2009-10-28 06:00:00

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