Taken Question: Claims that Jordan Plans to Release Mohammed Issa Da'amas

Taken Question
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 2, 2012


Question: Does the State Department have any comment on Jordan’s plan to release the individual convicted of killing Laurence Foley?

Answer: We understand from the Government of Jordan that the decision to recommend a special pardon for a number of sentenced convicts does not include Mohammed Issa Da’amas.

PRN: 2012/1734