Published in the London Arab newspaper «al-Rai al-yum» reports that the Israeli authorities protested to the leadership of Jordan in connection with the publication in the Jordanian media the personal data of the security guard of the Israeli Embassy in Amman, two Jordanian nationals shot dead on 24 July this year.
We are talking about the Jordanian newspaper «al-Rad», which earlier this week released a copy of the Israeli ID card of a security guard. According to this source, it was a 28-year-old Ziv Moyal.
Official Jerusalem believes that personal data of this person were transferred to media the Jordanian authorities. It is emphasized that the publication of these data have created a threat to the security guards of the Embassy and his family.
According to «al-Rai al-yum» in Amman denied the accusations of Jerusalem, noting that the picture of Ziva and his girlfriend were published by some Israeli media before a copy of the certificate of the security guard appeared in the Jordanian press.
The newspaper «Yediot Ahronot», Friday, August 4, reported that the Jordanian authorities insist on replacing the entire staff of the Israeli Embassy in Amman after the incident, during which a guard was killed two Jordanian citizens. The publication also declared the intention of the king of Jordan Abdullah II on Monday, August 7, to visit Ramallah and meet with Palestinian authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas. Publishing publishing this information, cited senior diplomatic source in the Hashemite Kingdom. The article confirmed that representatives of Israel will not be allowed to participate in the investigation, which is held by the Jordanian police.
Apparently, the requirement of a complete change of staff safety considerations: the Jordanian authorities fear that the citizens of this country will try to avenge the diplomats and Embassy staff who were in the Kingdom during the incident, which killed two Jordanians. Change of personnel, in their opinion, could slightly reduce the tension.
July 23, in a residential complex at the Israeli Embassy in Amman, an incident occurred, which was shot two citizens of Jordan. According to published information, a Jordanian worker who brought, stabbed with a screwdriver by the Israeli guard. Embassy employee fired several shots at the assailant, killing him. One of the shots was accidentally killed the landlord.
24 July, around midnight, all the Embassy staff have returned from Jordan to Israel.
Israeli authorities launched an investigation into the circumstances of the incident in Amman. The second channel ITV broadcast that during the meeting with the investigators the security guard claimed that the attack on him was totally motivated by ethnic hatred. According to him, there was no conflict which would precede the attack and reported Jordanian media. Israeli claims that the Jordanian worker was convinced that he was an Israelite, and therefore attacked him.
On 25 July, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with the security guard of the Embassy and thanked him for his professionalism and decisive action in the attack in Amman. The press service of the head of the government published photos of the Prime Minister together with Ziv and Israeli Ambassador in Amman Einat Shlain, but the face guard under it has not been demonstrated.
July 27, in accordance with the promise I made to the Israeli authorities the investigators questioned Ziva. The investigation involved the Israeli police, the Shin bet, the security Department of the foreign Ministry. Over the investigation, personally, see a legal adviser to the government away Mandelblit and the U.S. attorney Shai Nitzan.
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