16 May '11, 9am

Jordan police say 25 hurt in Nakba clashes: Jordan's public security department said on Monday 25 people, includ...

Jordan police say 25 hurt in Nakba clashes: Jordan's public security department said on Monday 25 people, includ...

Jordan's public security department said on Monday 25 people, including 11 policemen, were injured in clashes when authorities barred demonstrators from marching on Israel's border. -- PHOTO: REUTERS AMMAN - JORDAN'S public security department said on Monday 25 people, including 11 policemen, were injured in clashes when authorities barred demonstrators from marching on Israel's border. 'Three policemen are still in hospital and one of them is in serious condition, after he was run over by a demonstrator. Others who were injured in the clashes on Sunday have left the hospital,' a department statement said. Police on Sunday barred more than 500 people from marching on Israel's border to mark the 1948 creation of the Jewish state - an event known in Arabic as the 'nakba' or 'catastrophe.' The demonstrators, including 200 students, were intercepted near the King Hussein cross...

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