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The Prosecutor’s office encouraged the police to initiate a review of the incident in Jordan

On Friday, August 4, the public Prosecutor’s office appealed to the leadership of the investigation Department of the Israeli police to conduct a review of the incident involving Israeli security guard in Jordan.

The prosecution’s request was made with the consent of the legal adviser to the government of Aviha Mandelblit.

It is reported that the test will be conducted with the support of gorprokuratury and, depending on the findings of the police, the Prosecutor’s office may request from the Jordanian authorities the case file.

Recall, 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.

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.

In the beginning of this week, the Jordanian newspaper «al-Rad» has published the name of the guard the Israeli Embassy, received a slight wound in the incident in the apartment near the Embassy and shot dead the attacker, as well as the landlord. According to this source, it was a 28-year-old Ziv Moyal.

After the publication of the name of the guard was strengthened security measures in the village in the South of Israel, where his family lives.

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