In the early evening a scheduled protest began outside the Israeli Embassy in Amman, Jordan.
Here is a live-blog, which I will try to updated every couple of minutes as reports come from
those on site. Click F5 to refresh the page. Updates will be at the bottom of the page.
Thus far it seems that somewhere between 300-700 people are outside the Embassy, which is being guarded by Jordanian Police. All staff members were evacuated upon orders from Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
On Facebook, a Jordanian has offered $8000 to the person who tears down the Israeli flag.
Reports indicate that protesters have already burned Israeli flags that they brought to the protest.
Some witnesses are reporting that the chants of the protesters are being drowned out by
Jordanian security forces and the protesters have begun to clash. The protesters are trying to get past the barriers set up by Jordanian authorities. The protesters are reportedly hundred of metersaway from the embassy itself.
The Islamists were not included in the 300-700 people, however, reports are now that they have
joined the demonstration. Some Jordanian activists on twitter are voicing their disgust, worried
their protest will be hijacked.
The crowd has reportedly grown significantly over the past 20 minutes. As I mentioned before Islamists have joined in. Activists on twitter saying the chants are not enough and that they
need to emulate the Egyptian people.
The protesters have filed a complaint against the man who is blasting music. Supposedly the