Mission & Vision
Information on Jordan
Travel in Jordan
Lower House Members
Suggestions and Feedback
Thursday , 30/3/2017
Arab Summit declaration calls for restarting peace negotiations
Amman Summit concludes
Jordan to switch to summertime on Friday
King meets Amir of Kuwait, Oman's deputy PM
Speech of His Majesty at the opening of Amman Summit
Cassation Court rejects extraditing Tamimi to US authorities
Amman, March 20 (Petra)--The Court of Cassation approved a decision taken by the Amman Court of Appeal not to extradite Jordanian citizen Ahlam Tamimi, to the US authorities.
A judicial source told Jordan News Agency, Petra that Kingdom and the United States singed an extradition treaty on March 28, 1995, but was not approved by the Jordanian parliament.
The source said that a request sent by a foreign country to concerned authorities in Jordan to extradite criminals, are not usually accepted as long as the extradition treaty is not effective.
Al Tamimi was accused of conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction against a U.S national.
20/3/2017 - 02:08:28 PM
Copyrights © 2016.
Jordan News Agency (PETRA)
. All Rights Reserved
Designed & Developed by