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  3/10/2014, Adar Bet 8, 5774

Jordan Asks for Probe into Allenby Bridge Crossing Shooting Incident


The Jordanian Foreign Ministry has demanded that Israel launch a complete investigation into this morning's shooting of a Jordanian judge who was shot this morning (Monday) at the Allenby Bridge Crossing after trying to seize a soldier's weapon. Zaed Zeiter, 38, born in Shechem (Nablus), held Jordanian citizenship. He was employed as a judge in a Magistrates Court in Amman, according to the Jordanian Justice Ministry.

Jordan's Foreign Minister, Nasser Judeh, has said he expects to receive a full, detailed report of the investigation results.

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