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Jordanís king says suicide attacks targeted Jordanians, not Westerners
Published in: Associated Press
November 13, 2005

WASHINGTON - Jordan?s King Abdullah II said on Sunday that last week?s suicide attacks by a group of Iraqis were aimed at Jordanians not foreigners.

Abdullah said the three hotels chosen by the Al Qaeda cell members were frequented by Jordanians and Iraqis.

?This was nothing to do with the West. This targeted Jordanian citizens innocent men, women and children,? the king said on NBC?s ?Meet the Press.?

Jordanian police said on Sunday that they?ve captured an Iraqi woman who failed to detonate her explosives inside one of the hotels blown up by three other Al Qaeda cell members, including her husband, on Wednesday

Source: http://www.khaleejtimes.com/DisplayArticle.asp?xfile=data/middleeast/2005/November/middleeast_November378.xml§ion=middleeast&col=


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