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News Brief

  3/25/2008, Adar Bet 18, 5768

Israel Gives Jordan Decades-Old Remains


Israel has given Jordan the decades-old remains of a Jordanian citizen, according to Jordan’s Petra news agency.  The remains belong to a soldier who fell in the Six Day War of 1967.

Officials reportedly transferred the remains at the Allenby Bridge on the Jordanian border.  A Palestinian Authority paper identified the deceased soldier as Mohammed Mahmoud of Ramtha.