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Now Available: Jordan Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Report Q2 2014
Jordan is a moderately attractive pharmaceutical market in the Middle East and Africa region.
Jordanian Police Arrest 10 Gays and Lesbians for Holding Gathering
Police in Jordan have arrested 10 people at a party hall in east Amman who were reportedly at a 'gay and lesbian' gathering, AFP reports : "The administrative governor of the Marka area, Adnan Qatarneh, ordered the arrest of the 10 gays and lesbians after they held a reception at a party hall on Wednesday to get to know each other," he told AFP.
10 gay individuals arrested by Jordanian authorities for holding a party
According to a human rights report by the US State Department, gays face legal and societal discrimination in Jordan.
Jordan declares war on street vendors
Despite the crackdown, some street vendors return after GAM inspectors leave, according to Ebbini, who said GAM teams do what they can to cover all parts of the capital.