Jordan votes in election clouded by pandemic

A man walk past placards of a candidates for the parliamentary elections displayed in a roundabout, in Aqaba, Jordan. – EPA pic, November 10, 2020.

JORDANIANS voted today in a parliamentary election overshadowed by the Covid-19 pandemic, which has dealt a heavy blow to the Arab country’s already debt-ridden economy.

More than 50,000 security force personnel were on hand to ensure masks were worn inside polling stations and social distancing maintained.

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