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An Israeli army patrol came under gunfire from inside Jordan at a border crossing early on Tuesday, the army said, adding that no one was hurt in the rare attack that comes amid the Gaza conflict. Jordan denied the report.
Israeli troops shot at from Jordan at border crossing- army
"A border guard patrol near the Rabin crossing came under fire from an unknown source from inside Jordanian territory and fired back in their direction," a spokesman told AFP.
"There were no injuries or damage," he said.
Jordan denied the report by the Israeli army.
"A military source in the General Command of the Jordanian armed forces denied ... that shots had been fired from the Jordanian side on the Western border, affirming that there is no truth to this information," Reuters reported quoting the Petra news agency.
Originally posted by Truther
Is it possible that israel is trying to escalate this war before inauguration, so Bush can retain office, i know alot of people would say that bush cant wait to get out of office, im not to sure to be honest.
Israeli troops have come under fire from Jordan at a border crossing with the kingdom, says an Israeli military spokeswoman.
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert says he had told the US president not to vote in favor of the recent United Nations resolution on Gaza.
Originally posted by Harlequin
Israel say Syria shoot at them - Syria asy its crap
now israel say jordan are shooting at them , and Jordan say its crap.
next will be israel say Egypt are shooting at them - then come the M1A2 battle tanks of Egypt.
Originally posted by marg6043
This no the beginning of ww3 or the end of the world but the realization that Israel is and will always be in precarious situation within the borders that they occupied.
You can not wag war against the Arab world when you are surrounded by them.
Is better to make your enemies your friends so life can be more bearable, something that the governments of Israel has not been very good at thought the years.
Sad but true.