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Demonstrations, marches planned for Friday to support Palestinians

By JT - Oct 15,2015 - Last updated at Oct 16,2015

AMMAN — Various demonstrations and marches are scheduled to take place on Friday in solidarity with the Palestinian resistance, according to a statement sent to The Jordan Times on Thursday.

Rallies after Friday prayer include a march from Al Husseini Mosque to Nakheel Square in downtown Amman, and from the Kalouti Mosque in Rabiah neighbourhood to the Israeli embassy. In Irbid, demonstrations are planned in front of Al Mukhayam Mosque, Irbid Grand Mosque and Huson Refugee Camp.

A march is planned in Aqaba from Al Sharif Al Hussein Bin Ali Mosque, while a sit-in is scheduled to take place in front of the Tafileh Grand Mosque, and a march is planned to start from Al Quds Mosque in Baqaa Refugee Camp.

In Karak, protests are planned near Al Omari and Jafar mosques, while marches will start from Khaled Bin Al Walid Mosque in Souf Refugee Camp, Omar Bin Al Khattab Mosque in downtown Zarqa and Al Mafraq Grand Mosque.

A sit-in is also planned to take place in front of the Prime Ministry, while marches are scheduled to start in Ajloun from Abu Baker Mosque to Kufranjah and in Ruseifa’s Thahiriyeh neighbourhood.

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