The representatives of Jordan for the first time commented on the incident, which occurred on December 9, CPT Rabin, located near Eilat. Jordanian border guards have not missed the Kingdom of religious Jews who refused to leave bales in Israel.
«This practice adheres to Jordan for many years, as well known to the Israeli Ministry of foreign Affairs. Jordan – a sovereign state with the full right to decide whom to pass on its territory», — said the representative of the foreign Ministry of the Kingdom.
In an interview with the Jordanian newspaper «Riyadh», which quoted the website Walla, the diplomat has denied reports that Israel has asked its Eastern neighbour official explanations in connection with the prohibition to reside in the country with Jewish symbols.
A few days ago, Israeli religious family Yardeni decided to cancel the tour in Jordan Petra, after Jordanian border guards asked them to go to Israel and leave all signs of Jewish identity. A proposal to hide in the stacks of Luggage was rejected.
The Israelis noted that the shift Manager told them: the instruction due to concern about their safety. Was rejected and the proposal of a local taxi driver, hired by the family, to hide the bales in his car. Angered the family returned to Eilat.