One Jordanian killed, one Israeli wounded at Israeli embassy in Jordan: police

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 23, 2017 3:40 PM

AMMAN (Reuters) - One Jordanian was killed and two people were wounded, including an Israeli, in a shooting incident on Sunday in a building within the Israeli embassy complex in Jordan's capital Amman, a police statement said.

It said two Jordanian men working for a furniture firm had entered the embassy before the shooting. The dead Jordanian was killed by a gunshot, while the two wounded people were taken to hospital, the statement said.

(Reporting by Suleiman Al-Khalidi; Editing by Mark Trevelyan)