Riots in Ramtha Contained, 12 People Arrested

تم نشره في Sat 7 October / Oct 2017. 11:00 PM
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RAMTHA —AlGhad— A police source confirmed to AlGhad today, Sunday, that the riots which broke out again Saturday night in Ramth have been contained, and that order has been restored to the north Jordanian city.

The source said 12 rioters were arrested in the district.

Riots renewed Saturday night over the incident wherein a number of security officers assaulted a 63-year old university professor at a café in Irbid last week.

So far, 13 personnel with the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) have been detained in the case of Maths Prof Mohammad Thiabat’s assault.

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