A group of Israeli tourists who were stuck in Jordan returned to Israel on
Thursday evening after Jordanian authorities completed an inquiry into the death
of the group’s local police escort.
The security officer disappeared at
one of the waterfalls that the group was visiting. Jordanian security sources
said that the body was found Thursday morning.
The tourists were supposed
to cross the Hussein Bridge back into Israel on Thursday afternoon but were
prevented from doing so because they did not have a police escort.
Jordanian authorities stressed that the Israelis were not suspects in the