Two American military trainers were killed during a shootout near the military base South of the Jordanian capital of Amman, Reuters reports.
Another American instructor wounded, were also injured a Jordanian officer.
The state Jordanian news Agency PETRA reported that the shooting occurred at the entrance to the air base Prince Faisal in the al-Jafr to the East of Amman.
According to Jordanian newspaper “al Ghad”, the local soldiers opened fire on the car carrying the American experts after the driver refused to stop. Investigation of the incident.
It is noted that the Jordanian relatives of the wounded gathered at the entrance to the complex, which was closed after the incident. For safety strapped to the database backup.
Earlier, Sky News Arabia reported on the skirmish near the military base in the town of El Jafr in the South of Amman.
The representative of the American military told Reuters that in the place where he died Jordanian military, was not the checkpoint, the Americans were attacked.
The Jordanian military said the Agency not to seek political meaning in the deaths of Americans at the air base, where he has many military from both countries.