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Souk Bukhariah

Aug 30,2012 | 22:56
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Photos of Souk Bukhariah, the oldest market in downtown Amman. The souk was established in 1942 and named after Central Asian refugees, mostly from Bukharain Uzbekistan. The souk offers equestrian and pilgrim requirements, leather, knives and beads (by Muath Freij)

‘144 drowning cases recorded in Northern Ghor over past 11 years’

A total of 144 individuals, mainly children and young people, died over the past 11 years as a result of drowning in the Northern Ghor District’s King Abdullah Canal and other dams and agricultural ponds, Governor Adnan Otoum said Sunday. Full story