Jordanian border guards killed in explosion at al-Rukban refugee camp

June 21, 2016 10:02 AM

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Jordanian border guards killed in explosion at al-Rukban refugee camp

A car bomb early Tuesday morning exploded in the al-Rukban refugee camp on the Jordan-Syria border, killing and wounding several Jordanian border guards, according to a statement from the Jordanian Armed Forces.

"At 5:30 am (0230 GMT) a car bomb exploded in the Rukban district opposite the Syrian refugee camp, killing or wounding several Jordanian soldiers," the statement said. The army is expected to release further details later in the day.

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