Government statement on two explosions in Balqa

Jordan

Published: 2019-02-15 11:08

Last Updated: 2019-02-15 13:18


Government statement on two explosions in Balqa
Government statement on two explosions in Balqa
Roya News Source

The Minister of State for Media Affairs, Government Spokesman Jumana Ghneimat said that at 11:55 on Thursday, 14 February 2019, an explosion was reported in the area of Wadi Al Azraq in Balqa Governorate.

Ghneimat confirmed that security forces immediately reported to the scene of the incident where a 50-year-old farmer died.

She added that another explosion resulted in the death of the first lieutenant Ahmed Mahmoud Fayyad al-Jaloudi, and first sergeant Musab Nazih Salama al-Shibli, in addition to wounding 8 other security services.

Ghneimat confirmed that investigation is underway by the security agencies to uncover the circumstances of the incident.