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Karak Incidents Underscore Terrorism Risk in Jordan
On December 18, 10 people, including a Canadian tourist and seven Jordanian security and police officers, were killed at or near a tourist site in…

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Amman (Jordan), Ongoing Shootouts in Karak Area
UPDATING THE U.S. EMBASSY SECURITY MESSAGE DATED DECEMBER 18: U.S. Embassy Amman has received reports about shootouts between unnamed gunmen and…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Amman (Jordan), Ongoing Multiple Shooter Attack in…
US Embassy Amman received reports about an ongoing “active shooter” security incident in Karak, Jordan, about 130 km south of Amman.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Amman (Jordan), Worldwide Caution and Parliamentary…
The Department of State has updated our Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S.…