Jordan’s Prince Hamzeh bin Al-Hussein. Photo: AFP Jordan’s Prince Hamzeh bin Al-Hussein. Photo: AFP
Jordan’s Prince Hamzeh bin Al-Hussein. Photo: AFP
Middle East

Jordan’s Prince Hamzeh ‘under house arrest’, top officials arrested during apparent thwarted coup

  • Former Crown Prince Hamzeh bin Hussein issued a video statement saying he was under house arrest and barred from communicating with people
  • An unnamed official said Sharif Hassan bin Zaid, a member of the royal family, and Bassem Awadallah, a prominent official, were also arrested ‘for security reasons’ along with ‘others’

Topic |   Middle East
Jordan’s Prince Hamzeh bin Al-Hussein. Photo: AFP Jordan’s Prince Hamzeh bin Al-Hussein. Photo: AFP
Jordan’s Prince Hamzeh bin Al-Hussein. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE