In Jordan, Teachers’ Strike Enters Fourth Week as Negotiations Stall

The protest was met with a harsh police response. According to reports, tear gas was used to control the protesters. Footage and images showing police violence flooded social media. A total of 50 teachers were detained but later released.
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