Example sentences for: amman

How can you use “amman” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The LAT , WP and NYT all feature front-page stories about Israel's botched attempt to kill the head of the political wing of Hamas in Amman, Jordan.

  • Last month, Israel's vaunted intelligence agency, Mossad, botched an assassination attempt on a Hamas leader in Amman, Jordan.

  • The homecoming of Jordan's King Hussein was marked in Amman's mass circulation daily Al Ra'i Friday by an editorial asking that God might show him mercy "equal to the size of our prayers and love for our beloved king," but the Jordanian press was unable to report on the possible repercussions of his likely death because of government-imposed censorship.

  • Finally, back in Amman from Boston, Hijazi gradually accumulated bomb-making materials, including sulfuric acid and 5,200 pounds of nitric acid, which were then stored in an enormous subbasement dug by the plotters over a period of two months underneath a rented house.

  • The failed Egypt plot and the bungled Amman mission are not Mossad's only embarrassments . In 1973, the agency was widely chided for assassinating an innocent man they mistakenly believed to be a Black September operative.

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