Tuesday 19 September 2017

Four security officers and Canadian tourist killed in shooting attack in Jordan

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Four security officers and a Canadian tourist were killed on Sunday in shooting attacks in and near the central Jordanian town of Karak.

The Public Security Directorate said a police patrol first came under fire near Karak

The assailants fled in a car to the town.

The statement said there were two separate shootings.

The identity of the assailants was not immediately known.

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