Security forces intervene after roads blocked in protest

Jordan

Published: 2017-08-17 15:18

Last Updated: 2017-08-17 16:25


Part of the road closure in the western valleys of Karak
Part of the road closure in the western valleys of Karak

Security forces this morning clearing a road in Karak's western valleys, after protestors formed a blockage using burning tires and stones. 

A source from security forces told Roya that protestors were furious, and protested against the results of the municipal and decentralisation elections. 

The source confirmed that security forces have cleared the road, and indicated that area has returned to safety and normalcy. 

 

This article is an edited translation from Roya News Arabic