Jordan: Israeli embassy won’t reopen unless security guard is put on trial

Jordan announced Thursday that it will not allow Israeli ambassador Einat Shlein and her staff to return to their posts in Amman until there are guarantees that the embassy security guard who shot dead two Jordanians while fighting off a stabbing attack on Sunday will be put on trial. The Jordanian authorities allowed the embassy staff to leave the country late Monday after surrounding the diplomatic facility for most of the day.

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