Jordan: Man dies of wounds from hotel blasts

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
November 20, 2005 19:34
1 minute read.

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

A 19-year-old Jordanian man died Sunday from a brain injury sustained in the November 9 suicide bombing at the hotel where he worked, raising the death toll in the triple blasts to 60, his family said. Ammar Shaker Judeh had been in a coma due to a shrapnel wound to the head after an Iraqi suicide bomber affiliated with al-Qaida in Iraq blew himself up in the lobby of the Grand Hyatt, the official Petra news agency said. His brother, Ali, 32, said the funeral was planned for Monday. Petra said Judeh, a waiter, was the eighth Hyatt employee to die in the bombing. Two other employees remained in stable condition at an Amman hospital. The Grand Hyatt was one of three Amman hotels targeted by al-Qaida's Iraqi suicide bombers.



More about:Jordan, Hyatt, Amman, Iraq

Related Content

A Syrian soldier is seen standing in the Nasib border crossing with Jordan in Deraa, Syria July 7, 2
August 15, 2018
Jordan vows to eradicate terrorism after deadly standoff

By TERRANCE J. MINTNER & DIMA ABUMARIA/THE MEDIA LINE