Thursday, July 27, in accordance with the promise I made to the Israeli authorities for the first time the investigators questioned the guard of the Embassy of Israel in Amman, shot dead two Jordanians.
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.
2-th channel ITV reported that during the conversation 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.
Thus, the guard says that we are talking about the attack.
Website Ynet, in turn, writes that contrary to reports in the Jordanian media Israel promised that a security guard will appear before court, but promised that it would conduct a comprehensive investigation into the incident.
The results of the interrogation of Israel will give to the authorities of the Hashemite Kingdom in accordance with the Vienna Convention.
We will note that earlier the foreign Minister of Jordan, Ayman Safadi said the incident in the complex of the Israeli Embassy in Amman, is a criminal. According to Safadi, in Israel, trying to pretend that the Embassy was under siege, but in fact, the Israeli celebration of the release of the Ambassador and a suspect in the murder is absurd.
On 27 July, the Jordanian newspaper «al-Rad», reported with reference to informed sources that Ambassador of Israel Einat Shlain will not be able to return to Amman, while Jordan does not receive guarantees that the guard will give in court.
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.
During the day the leadership of Israel and the SHABAK held talks with Jordan in order to evacuate all Embassy staff. 24 July, around midnight, the Embassy staff returned from Jordan to Israel.