Jordan began distributing bread and essential goods across the country on Tuesday, during a tight lockdown to try to rein in the spread of the coronavirus.
Watch: Sirens blared at the start of a curfew across #Jordan earlier in the day, limiting the mobility of 10 million citizens indefinitely to combat the spread of #COVID_19 #coronavirus.— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) March 21, 2020
The Jordanian army says 392 violations have been recorded so far.https://t.co/jVDgOTbYXO pic.twitter.com/OeyAReyU7q
Jordan announced a nationwide curfew on Saturday (March 21) under draconian emergency laws that give authorities sweeping powers that restrict civil and political rights. The curfew has been extended indefinitely.SHOW MORE