jordan

Muslim Country Warns Israeli Tourists Not To "Wear Jewish Dress"

According to a copy of a ministry memo issued at the end of November, Amman instructed Jordanian tour operators to inform their Israeli counterparts to advise Israeli visitors not to wear “Jewish dress” or perform “religious rituals in public places” so as to prevent an unfriendly reaction by Jordanian citizens.

Jordan Begins Crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood

"This provocative move is a clear violation of citizens' basic rights to freedom of expression," said Ali Abu Sukar, president of the Islamic Action Front's governing Shura Council. "If the regime is serious in wanting the protest movement to remain peaceful, it will release Abu Hattab and all other political prisoners immediately."